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Image Number 1542 (Sarcoidosis)

 
Morphology:
Nodule pink

Diagnosis: Sarcoidosis

Site: Face

Sex: M

Age: 36

Type:

Description: Infiltrative papules and nodules.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History: Asymptomatic, indolent, multiple, pink to violaceous papules and nodules involved mainly the face and hands of more than one year duration. Skin biopsy showed ‘naked’ tubercles comprising of macrophages and giant cells without any surrounding lymphocytes (sarcoidal granulomas).

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