Verruciform xanthoma of the penis

A. Amantea, E. Gaudio, C. P. Catricala Donati, L. Balus

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Verruciform xanthoma is a solitary verrucous lesion, usually occurring on the oral mucosa. It is characterized histologically by the presence of foam cells within elongated dermal papillae. Only few extra-oral case of V.X. have been reported. An unusual location of verruciform xanthoma of the penis is described.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)37-40
Number of pages4
JournalGiornale Italiano di Dermatologia e Venereologia
Issue number1-2
Publication statusPublished - 1989

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  • Dermatology

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    Amantea, A., Gaudio, E., Catricala Donati, C. P., & Balus, L. (1989). Verruciform xanthoma of the penis. Giornale Italiano di Dermatologia e Venereologia, 124(1-2), 37-40.