What is the role of dermoscopy in the diagnosis of pyogenic granuloma (lobular capillary hemangioma)?

Updated: Jun 04, 2018
  • Author: Joseph C Pierson, MD; Chief Editor: William D James, MD  more...
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Dermoscopy patterns for pyogenic granuloma have been described. [54] However, even dermoscopically they may be indistinguishable from malignant melanoma. [55]

Reflectance confocal microscopic findings of solitary red nodules, including pyogenic granuloma, have been published. [56]


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