Dermatology clinic

A bilateral scaly eruption on the palms and soles

Dermatology clinic

A bilateral scaly eruption on the palms and soles

ASHOD KHERLOPIAN, ISOBEL PYE, REBECCA BRONWYN SAUNDERSON

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Abstract

Test your diagnostic skills in our regular dermatology quiz. What are these painful plaques on a woman’s hands and feet?

Article Extract

Case presentation

A 63-year-old woman presents with a one-year history of pruritic scaly plaques on her hands and feet that are causing her pain and difficulty walking. She has tried treatment with topical terbinafine 10 mg/g, without response.