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Image Number 1811 (Lichen planus)

 
Morphology:
Violaceous

Diagnosis: Lichen planus

Site: Leg

Sex: F

Age: 50

Type:

Description: Pruritic purplish polygonal papules.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History:

Classical violaceous lesions of LP involved mainly the chest, back and the shins of 6 months duration. The scalp, nails and mucous membranes were not involved.



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