Journal of Cutaneous and Aesthetic Surgery

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: 2019  |  Volume : 12  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 255--257

A translucent yellow-brown papule on the nose


Keshavmurthy A Adya1, Arun C Inamadar1, Aparna Palit2, Ravindrakumar S Pattar3 
1 Department of Dermatology, Venereology, and Leprosy, Shri B. M. Patil Medical College, Hospital and Research Centre, BLDE (Deemed to be University), Vijayapur, Karnataka, India
2 Department of Dermatology and Venereology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India
3 Department of Plastic Surgery, Shri B M Patil Medical College, Hospital and Research Centre, BLDE (Deemed to be University), Vijayapur, Karnataka, India

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Arun C Inamadar
Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprosy, Shri B. M. Patil Medical College, Hospital and Research Center, BLDE (Deemed to be University), Vijayapur 586103, Karnataka.
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How to cite this article:
Adya KA, Inamadar AC, Palit A, Pattar RS. A translucent yellow-brown papule on the nose.J Cutan Aesthet Surg 2019;12:255-257


How to cite this URL:
Adya KA, Inamadar AC, Palit A, Pattar RS. A translucent yellow-brown papule on the nose. J Cutan Aesthet Surg [serial online] 2019 [cited 2020 Aug 4 ];12:255-257
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