Catherine McKay, MBBS. Penelope McBride, MBBS. James Muir, FACD.
Plantar verrucous carcinoma masquerading as toe web intertrigo
Article first published online: 12 JAN 2011
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Australasian Journal of Dermatology
Volume 53, Issue 2, pages e20–e22, May 2012
How to Cite
McKay, C., McBride, P. and Muir, J. (2012), Plantar verrucous carcinoma masquerading as toe web intertrigo. Australasian Journal of Dermatology, 53: e20–e22. doi: 10.1111/j.1440-0960.2010.00721.x
- Issue published online: 9 MAY 2012
- Article first published online: 12 JAN 2011
- Submitted 14 March 2008; accepted 21 September 2009.
- Epithelioma cuniculatum;
- verrucous carcinoma
A 77-year-old man presented with a 6-month history of intractable toe web intertrigo located in the third and fourth web spaces of his left foot. Biopsy and histological examination confirmed the presence of a verrucous carcinoma. Verrucous carcinoma of the foot has been called epithelioma cuniculatum, a case arising in the intertriginous area of the foot is presented.