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Image Number 2156 (Necrobiosis Lipoidica Diabeticorum, NLD)

 
Morphology:
Atrophy

Diagnosis: Necrobiosis Lipoidica Diabeticorum, NLD

Site: Hand,dorsum

Sex: M

Age: 30

Type:

Description: Atrophic plaque with waxy appearance.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History:

A 30-year-old man with type I DM presented with a single atrophic plaque with irregular outline and shiny waxy surface. The plaque had hypopigmented center and hyperpigmented border of more than one year duration. Skin biopsy was consistent with NLD.



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