Vol. 4, Issue 2


Scleromyxedema without internal malignancy – A case report and review

Shekhat PK*1, Mahajan R2, Pandya IA1, Bilimoria FE3

1Resident, 2Associate Professor, 3Professor & HOD; Department of Skin & VD, Smt. B. K. Shah Medical Institute and Research Center, Sumandeep Vidyapeeth, Piparia, Waghodia, Vadodara, Gujarat, India

 

ABSTRACT

Scleromyxedema is a chronic, progressive condition characterized by confluent lichenoid eruption. It is usually associated with paraproteinemia. We present the case of 52 years old man diagnosed scleromyxedema without malignancy and paraproteinemia and treated with oral methotrexate and betamethasone.

Keyword :- Scleromyxedema, Malignancy