- Francesco Lacarrubba,
- Simona Boscaglia,
- Maria Rita Nasca,
- Rosario Caltabiano,
- Giuseppe Micali
Dermatol Pract Concept 2017 Jul 31;7(3):51-54. Epub 2017 Jul 31.
Dermatology Clinic, University of Catania, Italy.
Grover's disease is a benign condition of unknown origin characterized clinically by an erythematous papulovesicular eruption and histopathologically by intraepidermal clefting and four different patterns of acantholysis: Darier-like, pemphigus-like, spongiotic, and Hailey-Hailey-like. A case of a 54-year-old female affected by Grover's disease and showing a Darier-like histopathological pattern is described. Polarized light dermoscopy (PLD) revealed the presence of polygonal, star-like shaped yellowish/brownish areas of various sizes surrounded by a thin whitish halo. Read More