skin tag


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skin tag

n (derm) acrocordón m (form), pequeño tumor benigno de la piel que tiende a ocurrir en el cuello y en las axilas
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I was about 26 weeks pregnant and in the shower when I spotted what I thought was a skin tag on the left side of my abdomen.
Eccrine nevus presenting as a perianal skin tag: a case report and review of the literature.
A 74-year-old white male presented to our clinic for skin tag evaluation and removal.
Perianal Crohn's disease may include complications ranging from fistula, ulcerations, skin tag, and inflammation to diffuse septic destructions and anal sphincter involvement (1).
Other services include pediatric dermatology; cryosurgery; electric cautery; skin tag removal; skin biopsy; and dermoscopy examination of all kind of moles and skin diseases.
A skin tag, which is very common and quite harmless.
Congenital midline cervical cleft (CMCC) is a very uncommon congenital anomaly of the anterior neck that has very characteristic features: (1) a nipple-like protuberance (skin tag), (2) a skin defect in the middle with palpable subcutaneous fibrous cord, and (3) a blind sinus at the end.
Acute fissures have the appearance of a simple tear in the anoderm, while the chronicity of fissures is determined by the presence of symptoms (pain on defecation, bleeding per rectum) lasting for more than six weeks, and along with classical triad of fissure with sentinel skin tag, and hypertrophied anal papilla.4-6 Fissures are predominantly located in the posterior midline, but 25% of females and 8% of males have anterior fissures.
The sKan employs thermally sensitive resistors called "thermistors" to determine if a suspect area, such as a mole or skin tag, is malignant via heat mapping.
Q: I have a skin tag that's irritating me--is it safe for me to snip it off myself?
Then I noticed something on her left eyelid that I thought at first could be a wee skin tag. The following day, the "tag" had grown.
General surgery was consulted and diagnostic laparoscopy was performed and revealed multiple dilated bowel loops which revealed diffuse skin tag appearing lesions on the antimesenteric surface of the midjejunum causing inflammatory adhesions to the mesentery (Figure 4).