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Image Number 2381 (Cutaneous Leishmaniasis)

 
Morphology:
Indurated

Diagnosis: Cutaneous Leishmaniasis

Site: Forehead

Sex: M

Age: 56

Type:

Description: Asymptomatic, crusted, indurated plaques.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History:

A middle-aged man presented with two, asymptomatic, large, crusted, indurated red plaques on the forehead and lower lip of 8 months duration. Skin biopsy confirmed cutaneous leishmaniasis with plenty of Leishman-Donovan bodies seen on Giems's stain.



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