Journal of Cutaneous and Aesthetic Surgery

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2012  |  Volume : 5  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 144--146

Traumatic hematoma in a palmoplantar wart mimicking acral lentiginous melanoma


GI Nambi1, KM Rajeshwari2, Sangita Sharma Mehta2 
1 Plastic and Reconstructive Microvascular Services, Comprehensive Cancer Center, Avinashi Road, Coimbatore, Tamilnadu, India
2 Department of Pathology, Kovai Medical Center and Hospital, Avinashi Road, Coimbatore, Tamilnadu, India

Correspondence Address:
G I Nambi
Plastic and Reconstructive Microvascular Services, Comprehensive Cancer Center, Kovai Medical Center and Hospital, Avinashi Road, Coimbatore, Tamilnadu- 641014
India

We describe a case where a secondary traumatic hematoma in a pre-existing palmoplantar wart of the sole was presenting a diagnostic dilemma where it simulated an acral lentiginous melanoma and was managed successfully with wide excision and local skin flap.


How to cite this article:
Nambi G I, Rajeshwari K M, Sharma Mehta S. Traumatic hematoma in a palmoplantar wart mimicking acral lentiginous melanoma.J Cutan Aesthet Surg 2012;5:144-146


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Nambi G I, Rajeshwari K M, Sharma Mehta S. Traumatic hematoma in a palmoplantar wart mimicking acral lentiginous melanoma. J Cutan Aesthet Surg [serial online] 2012 [cited 2019 Oct 19 ];5:144-146
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