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Image Number 2013 (Porokeratosis)


Diagnosis: Porokeratosis

Site: Nose

Sex: M

Age: 19


Description: Map-like red atrophic plaques with raised borders.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis


Asymptomatic, irregularly-shaped, erythematous, scaly plaques with raised firm borders and atrophic centers involved the dorsal surface of the nose of one year duration. The lesions responded well to topical 5-FU cream. 

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