Dermoscopic features of actinic keratosis

  title={Dermoscopic features of actinic keratosis},
  author={Ketty Peris and Tamara Micantonio and Domenico Piccolo and Maria Concetta},
  journal={JDDG: Journal der Deutschen Dermatologischen Gesellschaft},
Actinic keratosis (AK) is a keratinocytic neoplasm that typically develops on sun‐damaged skin of elderly individuals. Only a few reports so far have described the dermoscopic diagnostic features of AK, mainly focusing on facial non‐pigmented AKs. A typical feature of facial non‐pigmented AK is a composite pattern named “strawberry pattern”, characterized by a background erythema/red pseudonetwork consisting of unfocused, large vessels located between the hair follicles, associated with… 
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