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Image Number 2189 (Necrobiosis Lipoidica Diabeticorum, NLD)

 
Morphology:
Atrophy

Diagnosis: Necrobiosis Lipoidica Diabeticorum, NLD

Site: Shins

Sex: F

Age: 28

Type:

Description: Shiny atrophic plaques.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History:

Young adult female has had type 1 DM since childhood presented with bilateral asymptomatic shiny atrophic plaques with hyperpigmented borders of many years duration. The right leg was more severely involved than the left one and had secondary cellulitic changes at time of presentation.



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