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Image Number 2323 (Calcinosis cutis)

Nodule pink

Diagnosis: Calcinosis cutis

Site: Knee

Sex: F

Age: 25


Description: Idiopathic calcinosis cutis.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis


A unilateral, asymptomatic, hard, pinkish nodules extruding white chalky material involved the extensor surface of one knee joint. She had no history of trauma, connective tissue disorder, bone disease or parathyroid abnormality and her serum calcium and phosphorous levels were normal. 

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