[Skip to Content]
Access to paid content on this site is currently suspended due to excessive activity being detected from your IP address 54.159.189.139. Please contact the publisher to request reinstatement.
[Skip to Content Landing]
Views 485
Citations 0
JAMA Pediatrics Clinical Challenge
December 2013

Teen With Lesion on Nasal Sidewall

Author Affiliations
  • 1Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey
  • 2Department of Dermatology, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey
JAMA Pediatr. 2013;167(12):1167-1168. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2013.3086

A 15-year-old male presented to the dermatology clinic with a lesion that had been present on his right nasal sidewall since birth. At puberty, the lesion expanded in size, became irritated, and developed a papillated, rough texture. The patient otherwise had no significant medical history and was in good health. On physical examination, there was a 3.6-cm × 1.5-cm verrucous skin-colored to light-brown plaque on the right nasal sidewall (Figure).

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