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Image Number 2411 (Kaposi's sarcoma)


Diagnosis: Kaposi's sarcoma

Site: Foot,dorsum

Sex: M

Age: 68


Description: Purplish nodules and plaques.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis


A crippled, wheelchair-bound patient with chronic renal failure of more than five years duration. He presented with many asymptomatic hard purplish nodules and plaques involved one foot of more than one year duration. Skin biopsy was consistent with KS. He had no lymph node or organ involvement.

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