What are the other Names for this Condition? (Also known as/Synonyms). Genital Lentiginosis – Vulva; Vulvar Lentiginosis; Vulvar Melanosis. Until recently, pigmented genital macules have received . Table I. Clinical characteristics of previously reported and current cases of genital lentiginosis in men. No cytologic atypia of melanocytes was detectable. Information is insufficient at present to predict the natural history of genital lentiginosis or its relation to.
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Sign in to save your search Sign in to your personal account. Genital lentiginosis is an uncommon condition of pigmented genital macules that has also been referred to as penile lentigenesatypical penile lentigenes1 vulvar melanosis2 and melanotc macules.
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Irregular, Pigmented Genital Macules. | Dermatology | JAMA Dermatology | JAMA Network
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Get free access to newly published articles Create a personal account or sign in to: Register for email alerts with links to free full-text articles Access Geenital of free articles Manage your interests Save searches and receive search alerts. Create a personal account to register for email alerts with links to free full-text articles. Microscopic examination revealed increased basilar hyperpigmentation and occasional dermal melanophages.
It typically presents in the fourth decade of life as asymptomatic, large, multifocal patches of variegated pigmentation with irregular borders on genital skin. However, biopsy findings are invariably benign, showing mostly basilar hyperpigmentation.
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Copyright American Medical Association. Create a free personal account to download free article PDFs, sign up for alerts, customize your interests, and more. There was no significant increase in melanocyte number, and no atypical cells or genita, was present.
Genital lentiginosis: a clinical and histopathologic study.
Purchase access Subscribe now. The patient was reassured and will continue to be monitored for significant clinical changes. Purchase access Subscribe to the journal. Other possible microscopic findings include slight epidermal hyperplasia without atypia and increased dermal melanophages, which tend to be dendritic in penile lesions. Create a genutal personal account to download free article PDFs, sign up for alerts, and more.
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Sign in to download free article PDFs Sign in to access your subscriptions Sign in to your personal account. Purchase access Subscribe to JN Learning for one year. Sign in to make a comment Sign in to your personal account. In men, the penis, especially the glans, is most frequently involved, 3 whereas in women, the vulva, vagina, or perineum may be affected.