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April 1976

Linear Porokeratosis With Giant Cornoid Lamella

Author Affiliations

From the Department of Dermatology, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit.

Arch Dermatol. 1976;112(4):515-516. doi:10.1001/archderm.1976.01630280043011

• A linear form of porokeratosis, with features that we believe have not been previously described, is presented. The lesions occurred in a dermatome distribution; some of them had a central mass of parakeratotic keratin, shaped like a horn, which we designated a "giant cornoid lamella."

(Arch Dermatol 112:515-516, 1976)