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Image Number 1141 (Morphea)

 
Morphology:
Hyperpigmentation

Diagnosis: Morphea

Site: Abdomen

Sex: F

Age: 10

Type:

Description: Large brownish indurated plaque.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History:

A 10-year-old girl presented with a large irregular brownish plaque involving the right sub-costal region of three years duration. The lesion has been treated with potent topical corticosteroid (Clobetasol propionate 0.05%) for the last three months. On examination, the affected area was moderately indurated and devoid of hair in comparison with the surrounding skin. 



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