Confluent and Reticulated Papillomatosis of Gougerot and Carteaud

Authors: L. Drlík 1;  L. Pock 2;  V. Pavlasová 3;  J. Bartoňová 4
Authors‘ workplace: Dermatovenerologické oddělení, Šumperská nemocnice, a. s. přednosta prim. MUDr. Lubomír Drlík 1;  Dermatohistopatologická laboratoř, Praha vedoucí doc. MUDr. Lumír Pock, CSc. 2;  Dermatovenerologické oddělení Nemocnice Třebíč přednosta prim. MUDr. Věra Pavlasová 3;  Klinika nemocí kožních a pohlavních FN UK Hradec Králové přednosta doc. MUDr. Karel Ettler, CSc. 4
Published in: Čes-slov Derm, 85, 2010, No. 6, p. 331-336
Category: Case Reports


The authors report three cases with a rare nosological condition Confluent and Reticulated Papillomatosis. They discuss its histological and clinical pictures, and give an overview of treatment methods. Coincidental occurence of granular parakeratosis was observed in one case. Doxycycline was the most effective treatment in described cases.

Key words:
confluent and reticulated papillomatosis – histology – antibiotic therapy


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