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Autumn 2011, Vol. 19 No. 3

Hong Kong J. Dermatol. Venereol. (2011) 19, 130-133


Case Report

A man with verrucous lesions over the right foot for 30 years: a case of ILVEN

ACK Chung 鍾振堅 and WY Lam 林永賢

Abstract
A 49-year-old man presented with itchy verrucous lesions over the right shin and the dorsum of the right foot for 30 years. There was no personal or family history of psoriasis or eczema Skin biopsy showed findings consistent with inflammatory linear verrucous epidermal naevus. The patient had symptomatic relief with betamethasone valerate 0.1% cream. The clinical presentation, pathogenesis and management of this condition are discussed.