Actinic cheilitis - Oral Mucosal Lesion
Individuals with actinic cheilitis often present with complaints of persistent dryness and cracking of the lips. They will frequently exhibit other cutaneous manifestations of sun damage (eg, actinic keratoses, poikiloderma of Civatte, actinic comedones).
Squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) develops in 10%-30% of cases of actinic cheilitis.
K13.0 – Diseases of lips
46795000 – Actinic cheilitis
Differential Diagnosis & Pitfalls