Gabapentin-induced aquagenic wrinkling of the palms
- Author(s): Emiroglu, Nazan;
- Cengiz, Fatma P;
- Su, Ozlem;
- Onsun, Nahide
- et al.
Published Web Locationhttps://doi.org/10.5070/D3231033688
Aquagenic keratoderma (AK) or aquagenic wrinklingis a rare palmoplantar skin disease. It is sporadic orhereditary condition. It appears in childhood or youngadulthood and it is seen as multiple asymptomaticsmall shiny papules on the peripheral margin ofpalms and/or soles after submersion in water. Thepathogenesis and etiology of ASA remains unclear.Drugs sometimes trigger AK. Herein, we present thecase of a 29-year-old man who had begun treatmentwith gabapentin three weeks before the onset of hiscutaneous symptoms.