Bramble Bush Appearance

A term referring to the short, curled, increased, irregularly thickened and fragmented, haphazardly arranged elastic fibres in the reticular dermis of skin biopsies of patients with pseudoxanthoma elasticum, which is inherited as an autosomal dominant condition or acquired in patients receiving long-term penicillamine therapy for Wilson’s disease
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