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Image Number 1656 (Lichen planus)

 
Morphology:
Hyperpigmentation

Diagnosis: Lichen planus

Site: Thigh

Sex: M

Age: 77

Type:

Description: Postinflammatory hyperpigmentation.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History: Asymptomatic, well-demarcated, brownish dots and patches involved the thigh and scrotum of many months duration. The largest patch still showing violaceous hue and Wickham's striae.

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