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Image Number 2100 (Lichen planus)


Diagnosis: Lichen planus

Site: Foot,dorsum

Sex: F

Age: 10


Description: Polygonal shiny violaceous papules.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis


Lichen planus usually favors adult age group (30-60 years), however occasionally it is encountered in children in whom it may have longer course. This girl presented with classical LP lesions on the hands, feet, legs and trunk of 10 months duration.

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