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Image Number 1998 (Psoriasis)


Diagnosis: Psoriasis

Site: Leg

Sex: M

Age: 54


Description: Fiery-red scaly plaques.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis


The principal characteristic clinical features of psoriatic lesions are salmon pink or fiery red color, large white silver scales, well-demarcated plaques, bilateral symmetrical distribution and positive Auspitz sign. Most of these features are shown in the presented case. 

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