Aquagenic syringeal acrokeratoderma in an adult man: case report and review of the literature.

@article{Luo2009AquagenicSA,
  title={Aquagenic syringeal acrokeratoderma in an adult man: case report and review of the literature.},
  author={D Q Luo and Y Li and Yaw Bin Huang and Liza C. Wu and David Y. M. He},
  journal={Clinical and experimental dermatology},
  year={2009},
  volume={34 8},
  pages={e907-9}
}
Aquagenic syringeal acrokeratoderma (ASA) is a rare acquired disorder that develops predominantly in young women. It is clinically characterized by a burning sensation and whitish discolouration on the hands and rarely on the soles after brief immersion in water, which resolves within a short time after drying. Topical aluminium chloride and salicylic acid are reportedly beneficial in some cases. In total, 20 female and 8 male patients with ASA have been reported previously. We present another… CONTINUE READING

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