Case of follicular mucinosis showing brownish yellow and red dots via dermoscopy

Clin Case Rep. 2022 May 16;10(5):e05815. doi: 10.1002/ccr3.5815. eCollection 2022 May.


We herein describe a 68-year-old man with follicular mucinosis. A dermoscopic examination showed multiple, round, brownish yellow dots with a whitish rim in the follicular ostium and red dots in the interfollicular area. This case report is the first to suggest that follicular mucinosis shows these dermoscopic findings.

Keywords: dermatology.

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