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19. Picture of Keratoacanthoma 2

Picture of Keratoacanthoma (2 of 2)
Image Source: Fitzpatrick's Color Atlas & Synopsis of Clinical Dermatology Klaus Wolff, Richard Allen Johnson, Dick Suurmond Copyright 2005, 2001, 1997, 1993 by The McGraw-Hill Companies. All Rights reserved.

Keratoacanthoma is a common, benign skin tumor that resembles squamous cell carcinoma. The keratoacanthoma pictured shows a raised, reddish tumor with an overgrowth of skin (keratosis) that is 6 weeks old.

Source: Color Atlas of Pediatric Dermatology Samuel Weinberg, Neil S. Prose, Leonard Kristal Copyright 2008, 1998, 1990, 1975, by the McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.

Text Reference: "Keratoacanthoma." American Osteopathic College of Dermatology.

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