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A Different Presentation of Mal De Meleda: New Skin Lesions in a Residual Limb after Traumatic Amputation.

  title={A Different Presentation of Mal De Meleda: New Skin Lesions in a Residual Limb after Traumatic Amputation.},
  author={Emre Adıg{\"u}zel and Emine Y{\"u}ksel and Ismail Safaz and Arif Kenan Tan},
  journal={Acta dermatovenerologica Croatica : ADC},
  volume={24 2},
Mal de Meleda is a rare autosomal recessive skin disease which is known as keratoderma palmoplantaris transgradiens. Here we report a case of Mal de Meleda who had skin lesions in the residual limb and pseudoainhum in the thigh after traumatic lower leg amputation. A 71-year-old female was admitted to our tertiary hospital for prosthetic rehabilitation. On the physical examination, thickening of the skin on palms, left sole and residual limb was present. The patient reported that she had these… 

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