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Introduction of Skin Diseases

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In Fox Fordyce disease, true is/are - (LQ)



A Common in adult woman

B Bullous lesions are common

C Common in areola & axilla

D Associated with other malignancies

Ans. A
i.e., Common in adult woman & C. i.e., Common in areola & axilla

Fox Fordyce disease is due to chronic blockade of apocrine sweat gland ducts, with a secondary, non-bacterial inflammatory response to the secretions and cellular debris in cyst. It is more common in women aged 13-35 years.

Axilla is the most common site of involvement. Periareolar, inframammary and pubic areas can also be involved.

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