Anais Brasileiros de Dermatologia
On-line version ISSN 1806-4841
BEDRIKOW, Roberta Buense; FARIAS, Débora Cadore de; MAIA, Marcus and MULLER, Helena. Do you know this syndrome?. An. Bras. Dermatol. [online]. 2007, vol.82, n.5, pp. 477-479. ISSN 1806-4841. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0365-05962007000500012.
Pachydermoperiostosis is a rare autosomal dominant genodermatosis characterized by bone and cutaneous involvement, even though its prevalence and incidence are ignored. It occurs predominantly in men, which present a more serious clinical presentation. We report a case of a 60-year-old man with this disease.
Keywords : Facial dermatoses; Hyperostosis; Osteoarthropathy, primary hypertrophic.