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Case Reports in Dermatological Medicine
Volume 2012, Article ID 545247, 2 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/545247
Case Report

Acanthosis Nigricans Associated with Morbid Obesity and Colorectal Adenocarcinoma

Department of Dermatology, St. Vincent’s Hospital Melbourne, Fitzroy, VIC 3065, Australia

Received 18 December 2011; Accepted 2 February 2012

Academic Editors: I. Kurokawa and J. T. Lear

Copyright © 2012 J. Li et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Abstract

We report a case of a morbidly obese 32-year-old man presenting with acanthosis nigricans in the setting of Duke's B adenocarcinoma of the hepatic flexure.