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Lutz-Lewandowsky epidermodysplasia verruciformis

Lutz-Lewandowsky epidermodysplasia verruciformis: Introduction

Lutz-Lewandowsky epidermodysplasia verruciformis: A very rare skin disease where scaly macules (flat pigmented skin lesion) and skin bumps develop on the skin, especially on the back of the hands. Patients tend to be prone to skin cancers. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Lutz-Lewandowsky epidermodysplasia verruciformis is available below.

Symptoms of Lutz-Lewandowsky epidermodysplasia verruciformis

  • Flattened warty skin lesions
  • Skin bumps
  • Increased susceptibility to human papillomaviruses of the skin
  • Warty skin bumps
  • Flat red-brown macules
  • more symptoms...»

Treatments for Lutz-Lewandowsky epidermodysplasia verruciformis

  • Medications - acitretin, interferons, retinoids
  • Excision of lesions
  • There is no definitively effective treatment as yet but it is recommended the skin lesions are regularly assessed and removed if malignancy develops
  • more treatments...»

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Lutz-Lewandowsky epidermodysplasia verruciformis: Complications

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Causes of Lutz-Lewandowsky epidermodysplasia verruciformis

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Misdiagnosis and Lutz-Lewandowsky epidermodysplasia verruciformis

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Definitions of Lutz-Lewandowsky epidermodysplasia verruciformis:

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Lutz-Lewandowsky epidermodysplasia verruciformis as a "rare disease".
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  1. Lutz-Lewandowsky epidermodysplasia verruciformis: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Complications
 

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