Sign of Leser-Trélat: An association with benign swellings

Sunil K Gupta, Atul Mishra, Amanjot Kaur Arora


Sign of Leser-Trélat (SLT) is defined by sudden eruption of numerous seborrheic keratosis or rapid increase in the number of pre-existing seborrheic keratosis. It has been reported as a paraneoplastic manifestation in literature but its position as a paraneoplastic manifestation has both strong opponents and proponents. We hereby, report a case of a 49-year-old male who presented to us with SLT-like lesions in association with benign swellings of neck and scrotum.



Seborrheic keratosis, sign of Leser-Trélat, paraneoplastic, benign

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