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Image Number 209 (Lichen planus)

 
Morphology:
Plaque

Diagnosis: Lichen planus

Site: Penis

Sex: M

Age: 35

Type: Clinical

Description: Well defined purple plaques

Submitted by: Shahbaz Janjua

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Differential Diagnosis

History: Lichen planus is an inflammatory, pruritic disease of the skin and mucous membranes, which can be either generalized or localized.  The patient in the images had a generalised lichen planus with the annular variant involving the penis and buttocks.

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