J Cutan Med Surg 2001 Mar-Apr;5(2):101-4. Epub 2001 Mar 2.
Department of Otolaryngology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA.
: Amyloidosis refers to a group of depositional diseases that are classified into two main types: systemic and localized. Large nodules of localized cutaneous amyloidosis of the nasal ala and surrounding skin are rare and the treatment is often unsatisfactory.Objective
: We report a case of rapidly enlarging, localized, nodular cutaneous amyloidosis of the nose and the surrounding skin with a brief review of the current literature regarding treatment of this rare disease. Read More