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Image Number 1541 (Pyogenic granuloma)

 
Morphology:
Papules,red

Diagnosis: Pyogenic granuloma

Site: Penis

Sex: M

Age: 46

Type:

Description: Vascular papules.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History: A middle-aged man was bothered by the appearance of two asymptomatic red-purplish papules on the glans penis of two months duration. Two differential diagnoses were put in mind; pyogenic granuloma and Kaposi's sarcoma and for this reason one papule has been excised totally and sent for histological examination. Fortunately the biopsy result was benign and compatible with PG.

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