Terminology Dots

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 Editor: Harald Kittler

 Author(s): Harald Kittler
Description Thus chapter covers the terminology of dots
Author(s) Harald Kittler
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Status update July 2, 2019
Status by Ralph P. Braun

Descriptive terminology Metaphoric terminology Significance
dots any color granularity or granules various diagnoses
dots gray peppering Melanoma LPLK
dots gray and circles gray annular-granular pattern lentigo maligna
dots or clods white clustered or disseminated milia like cysts cloudy or starry SK
dots white four arranged in a square* rosettes various diagnoses but mainly AK SCC actinic damaged skin
dots peripheral arranged in lines linear dots pigmented Bowen disease
dots brown central (in the center of hypopigmented spaces between reticular lines) targetoid dots congenital nevi