Pseudoatrophoderma Colli Treatment & Management

Updated: Aug 31, 2018
  • Author: Anna Choczaj-Kukula, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: Dirk M Elston, MD  more...
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Treatment

Medical Care

In the past, therapy for pseudoatrophoderma colli included the use of a quartz lamp, keratolytics, topical corticosteroids, superficial radiation, and oral vitamin A. Spontaneous clearing was reported in 1 patient. Kauh et al treated a patient with 5% lactic acid in hydrophilic ointment, with relief of itching and scaliness and a decrease in pigmentation. [8]