Plantar Cornu Cutaneum Associated with Cutaneous Myxoma
Olugbenga Ojo Oludiran, Victor James Ekanem, Phillip Felix Umebese
DOI: 10.4236/ss.2011.21004   PDF    HTML     6,279 Downloads   10,150 Views   Citations


Cutaneous horns are rare in black patients probably as a result of the rarity of sun induced associated skin lesions. However reports of these lesions are filtering in from Africa. In this paper we report an unusual case on the sole of the foot in a native African from Nigeria. This is probably the first documentation of the lesion on the sole of the foot in the world literature.

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O. Oludiran, V. Ekanem and P. Umebese, "Plantar Cornu Cutaneum Associated with Cutaneous Myxoma," Surgical Science, Vol. 2 No. 1, 2011, pp. 13-15. doi: 10.4236/ss.2011.21004.

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