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Image Number 1566 (Erythema multiforme)

 
Morphology:
Papules,red

Diagnosis: Erythema multiforme

Site: Arm,forearm

Sex: F

Age: 40

Type:

Description: Bilateral symmetrical papular rash.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History: A middle-aged woman presented with sudden onset of severely pruritic bilateral symmetrical extensive erythematous papular rash confined to the dorsal surfaces of the hands and forearms of five days duration. On close examination, many papules had an iris-like appearance. No previous history of preceding herpetic infection or drug intake.

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