anetoderma

anetoderma

 [an″ĕ-to-der´mah]
localized elastolysis producing circumscribed areas of soft, thin, wrinkled skin that often protrude as small outpouchings. It may be a primary condition or it may be secondary to some other condition involving the skin, such as syphilis, leprosy, or tuberculosis.

an·e·to·der·ma

(an-ĕ-tō-der'mă),
Atrophoderma in which the skin becomes baglike and wrinkled or depressed, with loss of dermal elasticity.
[G. anetos, relaxed, + derma, skin]

anetoderma

/an·e·to·der·ma/ (an″ĕ-to-der´mah) localized elastolysis producing circumscribed areas of soft, thin, wrinkled skin that often protrude in small outpouchings.
perifollicular anetoderma  anetoderma occurring around hair follicles not preceded by folliculitis; it may be caused by elastase-producing staphylococci, by drugs, or by endocrine factors.
postinflammatory anetoderma  a condition occurring usually during infancy, marked by the development of erythematous papules that enlarge to form plaques, followed by laxity of the skin resembling cutis laxa.

anetoderma

[an′ətōdur′mə]
Etymology: Gk, anetos, relaxed, derma, skin
an idiopathic clinical change produced by focal damage to elastin fibers that results in looseness of the skin. There is no known effective treatment.
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Anetoderma

an·e·to·der·ma

(an'ĕ-tō-dĕr'mă)
Atrophoderma in which the skin becomes baglike and wrinkled.
[G. anetos, relaxed, + derma, skin]

anetoderma

looseness and atrophy of the skin.
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Shames BS, Nassif A, Bailey CS, Saltzstein SL: Secondary anetoderma involving a pilomatricoma.
Fujioka M, Gozo N, Osamu M, Tsuneyuki Y, Takehisa Y: Secondary anetoderma overlying pilomatrixomas.
APA-associated cardiac valve disease APA-associated livedo reticularis APA-associated nephropathy APA-associated thrombocytopenia Other skin manifestions Ulcerations, pseudo-vasculitic lesions, digital gangrene, superficial phlebitis, malignant atrophic papulosis-like lesions, subungual splinter hemorrhages, and anetoderma (a circumscribed area of loss of dermal elastic tissue) Other neurological manifestations Cognitive dysfunction, chorea, headache or migraine, multiple sclerosis, transverse myelopathy, and epilepsy Table 4.
Morphometric analysis of elastic skin fibers from patients with cutis laxa, anetoderma, pseudoxanthoma elasticum and Buschke-Ollendorff and Williams Beuren syndromes.
Other skin findings include superficial cutaneous necrosis, pyodermalike ulcerations, subungual splinter hemorrhages, and anetoderma.
The dermatologic conditions included livedo reticularis, skin ulcerations, pseudovasculitis lesions, superficial skin necrosis, digital gangrenes, superficial phlebitis, multiple subungual splinter hemorrhages, and anetoderma.
Cogu IH gerilediginde herhangi bir sekel birakmazken bazen atrofi, anetoderma ya da fibroz yagli bir kitle gorulebilir.
Bazi yayinlarda morfea, liken skleroatrofik, anetoderma, bazi lenfoma ve psodolenfoma tiplerinin gec Lyme ile iliskilendirildigini ve gec Lyme'nin deri bulgusu olarak karsimiza cikabilecegini gormekteyiz (25,34-36).
lari, daha once bildirilmis olan sekonder anetoderma ile iliskili pilomatriksoma olgularini gozden gecirmislerdir (6).