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Year : 2016  |  Volume : 37  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 214-222

Skin: A mirror of internal malignancy


Department of Dermatology, Shree Krishna Hospital, Pramukh Swami Medical College, Karamsad, Gujarat, India

Correspondence Address:
Rita V Vora
Skin OPD, Room Number 111, Shree Krishna Hospital, Pramukh Swami Medical College, Karamsad - 388 325, Anand, Gujarat
India
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/0971-5851.195730

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Skin manifestations are a reflection of many of the internal diseases. Sometimes, skin disease may be the only manifestation of the internal disease. Internal malignancies may give rise to a number of cutaneous manifestations through their immunological, metabolic, and metastatic consequences. Curth proposed criteria to establish a causal relationship between a dermatosis and a malignant internal disease. Malignancy can present with a plethora of cutaneous manifestations. Here, we describe in brief about various skin manifestations of internal malignancies.


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