Angiokeratoma of fordyce
What is Angiokeratoma of Fordyce?
The angiokeratoma of fordyce is an uncommon congenital skin condition of the genitals. Those affected have a large number of small dark red, raised, rounded lumps on the scrotum and penis of males and the vulva of females. It is diagnosed by a biopsy of a skin lump.
Treatment of Angiokeratoma of Fordyce:
No treatment is normally necessary, but the lumps can be treated by electric diathermy, freezing (cryotherapy), laser or excision if necessary. Although an annoying condition, it is not serious.