Case Rep Dermatol 2017 May-Aug;9(2):91-97. Epub 2017 Jul 13.
Department of Dermatology, Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, Florida International University, Greater Miami Skin and Laser Center, Miami, Florida, USA.
A 37-year-old South-Asian male presented to our clinic with a crusty, verrucous-like, scaly plaque of the left ala of the nose. After ruling out infectious and other epidermal bullous diseases, we finalized a diagnosis of localized pemphigus foliaceus, an exceptionally rare disorder with only 15 cases reported in the literature to date. The hyperkeratotic lesions responded favorably to a 3-week regimen of triamcinolone ointment and a onetime intralesional triamcinolone 2. Read More