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Image Number 144 (Pityriasis rubra pilaris)


Diagnosis: Pityriasis rubra pilaris

Site: Leg

Sex: M

Age: 8

Type: Clinical

Description: Keratoderma of palms and soles

Submitted by: Professor Jayakar Thomas

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Differential Diagnosis


This 8-year-old boy presented with

1. thickening of palms and soles

2. keratotic papules over the knees and elbows

The lesions were present from three years of age.

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