Angiokeratoma of the Scrotum : A Dermatologic Clue for Impaired Fertility

  title={Angiokeratoma of the Scrotum : A Dermatologic Clue for Impaired Fertility},
  author={Mohamed Ahmed El-Zafarany and Mohammed Ismail Kamel and El Sadat Mosbeh and Shady Mahmoud Attia and Mohamed L Elsaie},
The propose cause of AKF might be a pathological alteration either in the walls of blood vessels their support. Imperial and Helwig consider the pathogenesis of AKF due to injury the capillaries e.g. trauma and chronic irritation. It is also believed that atrophy of dartos muscle and degeneration of elastic tissue incidental to senility also plays a role in loss of support of blood vessels. Associated increased pressure of varicocele may play a role in aggravating the condition. Further with… CONTINUE READING
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