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Review Article

Cyanoacrylate Skin Surface Stripping and the 3S-Biokit Advent in Tropical Dermatology: A Look from Liège

Table 1

Indications for surface biopsy.

(1) Superficial infections
 Molluscum contagiosum
 Bacterial diseases (impetigo, erythrasma, etc.)
 Dermatophytosis
 Candidosis
 Pityriasis versicolor
(2) Superficial parasitoses
 Scabies
 Demodicidosis
 Oxyuriasis
(3) Xeroses and erythematosquamous, spongiotic and parakeratotic dermatitides
 Xerosis—kerosis—ichthyosis
 Eczema—contact dermatitis
 Atopic dermatitis
 Pityriasis rosea
 Id reaction
 Psoriasis
 Seborrheic dermatitis
(4) Tumors
 Malignant melanoma
 Melanocytic nevus
 Dysplastic nevus
 Seborrheic keratosis