A man in his 30s presented with a mass in the right nostril that had been growing for about 1 year. The lesion bled with minimal trauma but did not obstruct his breathing. The patient did not smoke and denied any medical history of chronic rhinosinusitis. Physical examination revealed a 1-cm, nontender, exophytic, verrucous, skin-colored plaque on the right nasal vestibule (Figure, A and B). A diagnostic shave biopsy specimen was taken after informed consent was obtained (Figure, C and D).
Barboza-Guadagnini L, Shendrik I, García C. A Growing Mass in the Nostril. JAMA Dermatol. Published online February 08, 2017. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.6023