Tripe palms

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Tripe palms also known as Acanthosis palmaris are a cutaneous condition characterized by ridged velvety lesions on the palms.[1]

It is a paraneoplastic syndrome in gastric cancer.[2]

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  1. ^ Rapini, Ronald P.; Bolognia, Jean L.; Jorizzo, Joseph L. (2007). Dermatology: 2-Volume Set. St. Louis: Mosby. p. 677. ISBN 1-4160-2999-0. 
  2. ^ Mullans EA, Cohen PR (June 1996). "Tripe palms: a cutaneous paraneoplastic syndrome". South. Med. J. 89 (6): 626–7. doi:10.1097/00007611-199606000-00016. PMID 8638207.