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Image Number 1621 (Kaposi's sarcoma)

 
Morphology:
Nodule,purple

Diagnosis: Kaposi's sarcoma

Site: Arm,forearm

Sex: M

Age: 38

Type:

Description: Red-purplish nodules.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History: A 38-year-old man presented with multiple, unilateral, painless and non-pruritic erythematous-purplish nodules involved the extensor surface of the forearm of many months duration. There was no associated lymph node enlargement or organomegaly. Skin biopsy was consistent with Kaposi's sarcoma.

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