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Image Number 1499 (Lichen planus)

 
Morphology:
Hyperpigmentation

Diagnosis: Lichen planus

Site: Face

Sex: M

Age: 45

Type:

Description: Postinflammatory hyperpigmentation.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History: A middle aged man presented with a band-like linear deep purplish hyperpigmentation extended from the angle of the mouth to the angle of the mandible of more than one year duration.

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