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December 2005

Lax Skin Masses in a 47-Year-Old Woman—Quiz Case

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Arch Dermatol. 2005;141(12):1595-1600. doi:10.1001/archderm.141.12.1595-a

A 47-year-old black woman presented with progressive asymptomatic skin lesions of more than 5 years’ duration. Physical examination revealed lax skin masses on her neck (Figure 1) and trunk, the upper part of both arms (Figure 2), and the inner area of both thighs. There was a large indurated plaque on her abdomen and ulcerated tumoral lesions on her arms and legs. The lymph nodes were not enlarged.

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