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Image Number 1591 (Pyoderma gangrenosum)


Diagnosis: Pyoderma gangrenosum

Site: Abdomen

Sex: F

Age: 55


Description: Ulcer with an undermined border.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History: A middle-aged diabetic woman presented with an irregular ulcer having a granular base and undermined purplish border of one year duration. On examination there was an evidence of previously healed ulcer in the nearby area. Skin biopsy was compatible with pyoderma gangrenosum.

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