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Image Number 1054 (Pyogenic granuloma)

 
Morphology:
Nodule pink

Diagnosis: Pyogenic granuloma

Site: Finger

Sex: F

Age: 30

Type:

Description: Dome-shaped pink nodule emerging from the pulp of middle finger.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History:

A dome-shaped with a tendency for easy bleeding pinkish nodule  has arised from the pulp of the middle finger after history of trauma by a splinter two days prior to the onset of the lesion appearance. On examination, a fleshy non-tender nodule about 1.5 cm diameter surrounded by a white macerated epidermal collorate emerging from the palmar aspect of the distal phalanx of the middle finger was seen.



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