Knuckle pads/Dermatitis artefacta.

How to Cite

Urbina F., Espinoza X., Sudy E. 2004. Knuckle pads/Dermatitis artefacta. Eur. J. Pediat. Dermatol. 14 (3):134-35.


Urbina F. Espinoza X. Sudy E.
pp. 134-135


Fingerpads are localized, benign, skin thickenings overlying the dorsal aspect of the digits. Single or multiple, they may vary from 0.5 to 1 centimeter in diameter, being hyper- or hypopigmented.


Knuckle pads, dermatitis artefacta