[Confluent and reticulated papillomatosis subsiding spontaneously after delivery: Report of one case].
Rev Med Chil 2016 Nov;144(11):1494-1496
Family Medicine Department, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon.
Gougerot and Carteaud confluent and reticulated papillomatosis (CARP) is an uncommon dermatosis characterized by hyperpigmented scaly macules or papillomatous papules coalescing into confluent patches or plaques centrally with a reticular pattern peripherally. We report a 28-year-old woman presenting at 16 weeks of gestation with an itchy rash that was biopsied and turned out to be consistent with CARP. Options for treatment were discussed but the woman refused to take any systemic therapy and used only moisturizers throughout her pregnancy. Read More