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Spring 2004, Vol. 12 No. 1

H.K. Dermatol. Venereol. Bull. (2004) 12, 29-32


Case Report

Elephantiasis nostras verrucosa associated with psoriasis in a Chinese patient

SK Hui 許紹基, WYM Tang 鄧旭明, KC Lee 李景中

Abstract
A 52-year-old Chinese man with twenty years of psoriasis presented with characteristic cobblestone-like lesions over his legs. Biopsy of the lesions showed pseudo-epitheliomatous hyperplasia typical of elephantiasis nostras verrucosa. This is the first reported case of elephantiasis nostras verrucosa associated with psoriasis in a Chinese.