Dermatology Oasis

Editor: Nameer Al-Sudany, MD (IRAQ)

Malignant acanthosis negricans

Malignant acanthosis negricans

History

         A 44-year-old woman presented with hyperpigmented, thickened, velvety-like skin on the nape of the neck of one year duration. Recently gastric adenocarcinoma was detected on gastroscopic biopsy.