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Image Number 1908 (Lupus vulgaris)

 
Morphology:
Plaque

Diagnosis: Lupus vulgaris

Site: Cheek

Sex: F

Age: 8

Type:

Description: Red scaly plaque.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History:

A slowly growing unilateral well-demarcated reddish-brown scaly indurated plaque involved one cheek and the nose of more than one year duration. Tuberculin test was positive and skin biopsy has revealed tuberculoid granuloma.  



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