UMBILICUS

By Gary M. White, MD

An excellent review of umbilical and periumbilical dermatoses may be found at JAAD 2015;72;1066-73.

Red and Scaly

Psoriasis. Red, scaly plaques in a patient with psoriasis.
Psoriasis

Nodules/Growths

Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical Hernia

Seborrheic Keratosis. These "age spots" may occur anywhere, including the umbilicus.
Seborrheic Keratosis of the Umbilicus

Sister Mary Joseph's Nodule
Sister Mary Joseph's Nodule

Perforating Pseudoxanthoma Elasticum

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