A case of solitary angiokeratoma successfully treated with a 1064-nm long-pulsed Nd:YAG laser.

@article{Kutlubay2015ACO,
  title={A case of solitary angiokeratoma successfully treated with a 1064-nm long-pulsed Nd:YAG laser.},
  author={Zekayi Kutlubay and G{\"o}khan G{\"o}kler and Murat Küçüktaş and Burhan Engın and Server Serdaroğlu},
  journal={Journal of cosmetic and laser therapy : official publication of the European Society for Laser Dermatology},
  year={2015},
  volume={17 2},
  pages={
          93-5
        }
}
Angiokeratomas are vascular malformations that are clinically or histologically verrucous, with superficial vessels just beneath the epidermis. Solitary angiokeratomas occur most commonly as a small, warty, black papule on the lower extremities. Various therapeutic methods, including laser, electrocoagulation, excision, and cryotherapy, may be used for their treatment. A 13-year-old girl presented to the laser clinic for the treatment of her lesions that were present for two months. A 1064-nm… CONTINUE READING
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