By Gary M. White, MD
Allergic Contact Dermatitis to clothing.
Accessory Breast Tissue
Granulomatous Slack Skin
Furuncle. An acutely inflamed nodule of only several days duration.
Hidradenitis Suppurativa. Inflammatory nodules and scarring of months to years duration.
Xanthoma Disseminatum from Ann Dermatol. 2012 Aug;24(3):380-382
Fibroelastolytic Papulosis. From Dermatología Argentina
Axillary freckling of neurofibromatosis.
Lichen planus pigmentosus In this variant of LP, pigmented plaques are common in the axilla (see here, figure 1) and groin.
Confluent and Reticulated Papillomatosis
Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis. Courtesy Michael O. Murphy, MD
Extramammary Paget's Disease. A 65-year-old woman with EPD in the axilla. J Cut Aesth Surgery 2014;7:131-134
Anyone may develop body odor if s/he does not use deodorant. However, some patients complain of an odor from the axilla despite showering and deodorant use. See bromhidrosis.
Acanthosis Nigricans. Acanthosis nigricans and skin tags, a common combination.
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