Familial confluent and reticulate papillomatosis successfully treated with minocycline.

@article{Kim2014FamilialCA,
  title={Familial confluent and reticulate papillomatosis successfully treated with minocycline.},
  author={Joung Soo Kim and Jun Oh Paek and Ho Song Kang and Hee Joon Yu},
  journal={Cutis},
  year={2014},
  volume={93 4},
  pages={
          199-203
        }
}
Confluent and reticulate papillomatosis (CRP) is an idiopathic disorder characterized by persistent patches and plaques that are centrally confluent and peripherally reticulate. Although CRP primarily occurs sporadically, there may be a familial predisposition to the development of CRP. Minocycline has been reported as effective in the treatment of CRP, seemingly due to its antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory activity. We describe a case of familial CRP involving 2 brothers who were… CONTINUE READING

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