An acrochordon (plural acrochorda, and also known as a skin tag, or fibroepithelial polyp. is a small benign tumor that forms primarily in areas where the skin forms creases, such as the neck, armpit, and groin. They may also occur on the face, usually on the eyelids. Acrochorda are harmless and typically painless, and do not grow or change over time. Though tags up to a half-inch long have been seen. They are typically the size of a grain of rice. The surface of an acrochordon may be smooth or irregular in appearance and is often raised from the surface of the skin on a fleshy stalk called a peduncle.
Lower Eye Lid Skin Tag Before Treatrment with
Lower Eye Lid 2 Weeks After Treatment with
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