A case of eruptive xanthomas with thousands of lesions.
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Wang S., Xu B., Zhang R. 2022. A case of eruptive xanthomas with thousands of lesions. Eur. J. Pediat. Dermatol. 32 (1):12-5. 10.26326/2281-96184.108.40.2061.
A 27-year-old man with obesity had a 3-month history of progressive thousands skin lesions on the extensor surfaces of his extremities and trunk. Dermatoscopy showed a pale yellow irregular and unstructured substance, with arboriform telangiectasias. Histological examination revealed foamy cells and a few multi-nucleate giant cells in the dermis. Based on the information mentioned above and the results of blood tests, the patient was diagnosed as eruptive xanthoma and hyperlipidemia.
Xanthoma, triglycerides, dermoscopy