Comedo like openings

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 Authored by: Ralph P. Braun     ·  Katrin Kerl

Description In this chapter we describe comedo like openings and its histopathological correlation
Author(s) Ralph P. Braun · Katrin Kerl
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Status update May 27, 2017
Status by Ralph P. Braun


Comedo-like openings[[Comedo like openings]] are commonly seen in seborrheic keratosisThis glossary term has not yet been described. and rarely in melanocyticThis glossary term has not yet been described. neviThis glossary term has not yet been described. with a congenital pattern, such as papillomatous nevi. They appear on dermoscopyDermoscopy is a non invasive diagnostic method. as dark roundish structures, and clinically, can be appreciated as surface invaginations. Histopathologically, comedo-like openings[[Comedo like openings]] correspond to the concave, keratin filled, invaginations of the epidermis.

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