ATROPHODERMA VERMICULATUM

By Gary M. White, MD


Atrophoderma Vermiculatum appears as worm-eaten, reticulated scarring with milia and keratin plugs on the cheeks and forehead.

Treatment

Tretinoin has been tried. Carbon dioxide and 585 nm pulsed dye lasers have been helpful [JAAD 2001;44;693].

References

Atrophoderma Vermiculatum in Loeys-Dietz Syndrome. JAMA Derm 2015;151;675

Atrophoderma Vermiculatum as shown in Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 2014;80:432-47

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