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Image Number 1924 (Discoid lupus erythematosus)

 
Morphology:
Red,scaly

Diagnosis: Discoid lupus erythematosus

Site: Face

Sex: M

Age: 34

Type:

Description: Red scaly atrophic plaques.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History:

More than one year history of erythematous scaly atrophic plaques on the cheeks, preauricular area and nose. The scales were firmly adherent and on detachment show carpet's tack sign.



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