poikiloderma

poikiloderma

 [poi″kĭ-lo-der´mah]
a condition characterized by pigmentary and atrophic changes in the skin, giving it a mottled appearance.

poi·ki·lo·der·ma

(poy'ki-lō-der'mă),
A variegated hyperpigmentation and telangiectasia of the skin, followed by atrophy.
[poikilo- + G. derma, skin]

poikiloderma

/poi·ki·lo·der·ma/ (-der´mah) a condition characterized by pigmentary and atrophic changes in the skin, giving it a mottled appearance.

poi·ki·lo·der·ma

(poy'ki-lō-dĕr'mă)
A variegated hyperpigmentation and telangiectasia of the skin, followed by atrophy.
[poikilo- G. poikilos, irregular + G. derma, skin]

poi·ki·lo·der·ma

(poy'ki-lō-dĕr'mă)
Variegated hyperpigmentation and telangiectasia of the skin, followed by atrophy.
[poikilo- G. poikilos, irregular + G. derma, skin]

poikiloderma

a condition characterized by pigmentary and atrophic changes in the skin, giving it a mottled appearance.
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Less specific, but not uncommon skin manifestations include poikiloderma, seborrhoeic dermatitis/psoriasiform changes of the scalp and diffuse erythroderma.
The drug has also been reported to cause an array of dermatological reactions that include alopecia, skin or fungal hyperpigmentation, poikiloderma, erythematous scaling eruptions, atrophy of the skin and subcutaneous tissues, erythema and scaling of acral sites simulating chronic dermatomyositis, lichen planus-like lesions, and skin tumors on UV-exposed areas (4), (5), (6), (7), (8), (9).
This rare genodermatosis represents combination of clinic features of hereditary epidermolysis bullosa and poikiloderma congenitale.
A poikiloderma known as the holster sign, so named because of its location on the lateral upper thigh, is a common finding in dermatomyositis patients.
Rothmund-Thomson sendromunda ise poikiloderma (telenjektazi, skarlasma, irreguler pigmentasyon ve depigmentasyon, atrofi), hiperkeratotik lezyonlar, bul olusumu, fotosensitivite, juvenil zonular katarakt ve nadiren rastlanan korneal distrofi gibi bulgular gozlemlenmektedir.
The presence of more severe poikiloderma vasculare on the side of the neck (on a patient's driving side) was a possible clue.
Poikiloderma, areas of atrophy, vitiligo, or hyperpigmentation, may develop from the original cutaneous lesions.
The same applies to the skin, and it's important not to spray perfume on the neck as this can cause poikiloderma, brown markings which can only be removed by laser treatment.
It clears the devices for hair removal on all skin types and for treatment of superficial benign vascular lesions, such as facial and leg Telangiectasias, Rosacea, Poikiloderma, Angioma, and superficial benign pigmented lesions.
Pigmentation changes like widespread, well-demarcated, hyperpigmented macules (leopard skin-like pigmentary changes) (2), areas of hypopigmentation, depigmentation, poikiloderma (atrophic and pigmentary changes), lichen sclerosus-like lesions (discrete to coalescent gray to white movable papules and plaques), keratosis pilaris, and ichthyosis were also evaluated.
Further, poikiloderma of Civatte [14] is a different condition again.