• Examination of the mummy of an Egyptian who died in 892 BC ± 53 years showed the skin to be well preserved, with inguinal subcorneal vesicles of the type seen in subcorneal pustular dermatosis. This condition apparently antedates by almost three millenia its description as a clinicopathological entity by Sneddon and Wilkinson in 1956.
(Arch Dermatol 112:204-205, 1976)
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