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Image Number 1748 (Discoid lupus erythematosus)

 
Morphology:
Red,scaly

Diagnosis: Discoid lupus erythematosus

Site: Face

Sex: M

Age: 28

Type:

Description: Erythematous scaly annular plaques.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History:

A 28-year-old male has had 4-year-history of red annular plaques covered with firmly attached whitish dry scales involved the central part of the face especially the cheeks and nose. Skin biopsy was consistent with DLE.



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