[Skip to Content]
Access to paid content on this site is currently suspended due to excessive activity being detected from your IP address Please contact the publisher to request reinstatement.
[Skip to Content Landing]
February 2002

Familial Confluent and Reticulated Papillomatosis

Author Affiliations

Not Available

Arch Dermatol. 2002;138(2):276-277. doi:10.1001/archderm.138.2.266

While confluent and reticulated papillomatosis (CRP) was first described by Gougerot and Carteaud1 in 1927, its pathophysiology is still not understood. We report familial CRP in 2 brothers with characteristic clinical features. Ultrastructural and immunohistochemical findings in both cases suggest that familial CRP is related to abnormal keratinocyte differentiation.

First Page Preview View Large
First page PDF preview
First page PDF preview