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Image Number 1693 (Lichen planopilaris)

Hair loss diffuse

Diagnosis: Lichen planopilaris

Site: Scalp

Sex: M

Age: 55


Description: Diffuse scarring alopecia.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History: More than 5 years history of lichen planus of the scalp without involvement of other cutaneous sites, nails or mucous membranes. The patient presented with diffuse cicatricial alopecia with depigmented patches on the scalp.

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