Dr Meenakshi Shankar, Dr Kiran Agarwal, Dr Sunil Kumar


Angiokeratoma is non neoplastic ectasia of superficial dermal vessels.[1] It is characterized by large dilated blood vessels in the superficial dermis and hyperkeratosis mainly involving  lower  extremities and trunk.[2] It is usually associated with systemic disease.  However, we are reporting  this case of solitary angiokeratoma of the tongue which is very rare, only seven cases are reported till date.


Angiokeratoma, oral mucosa, tongue

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