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Image Number 1940 (Lip licker's dermatitis)

 
Morphology:
Hyperpigmentation

Diagnosis: Lip licker's dermatitis

Site: Perioral

Sex: M

Age: 12

Type:

Description: Circumoral dryness and hyperpigmentation.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History:

Due to a habit of repeated lip licking to wet the dry lips and surrounding perioral region this boy developed perioral dryness, scaliness and hyperpigmentation confined to a narrow zone parallel to both lips.  



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