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Year : 2017  |  Volume : 38  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 176-179

Giant seborrheic keratosis of the genitalia with an unusual histopathological finding

Department of Skin and STD, Vinayaka Mission's Kirupananda Variyar Medical College and Hospital, Salem, Tamil Nadu, India

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Ganga Vellaisamy Seethalakshmi
No 11, Mullai Nagar, Near Chandra Mahal, Seelanaickenpatty, Salem - 636 201, Tamil Nadu
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DOI: 10.4103/ijstd.IJSTD_95_16

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Seborrheic keratosis (SK) of the external genitalia is a rare entity which can be easily misinterpreted as genital warts. Histopathology is a useful tool to make a diagnosis in such cases. We report a 62-year-old male who presented with multiple polypoidal lesions exclusively on the external genitalia. Histopathology was suggestive of hyperkeratotic type of SK which showed some unusual features.

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