Ann Dermatol Venereol 2010 Nov;137 Suppl 3:S89-96
Clinique Dermatologique, Faculté de Médecine, Université de Strasbourg, Hôpitaux Universitaires, 1 place de l'Hôpital 67091 Strasbourg cedex, France.
Through its anatomical, topographical, and functional distinctiveness, more than all other parts of the body, the hand is the interface between humans and their environment. All types of stimulus produce cutaneous signs in the hands, notably cold, light, pressure, contact, etc. Exposure to light makes it the region where photodermatosis is expressed, but also a particular site for cutaneous carcinogenesis. Read More