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Image Number 2444 (Kaposi's sarcoma)

 
Morphology:
Violaceous

Diagnosis: Kaposi's sarcoma

Site: Foot,sole

Sex: M

Age: 60

Type:

Description: Purplish nodules and plaques.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History:

Asymptomatic, firm, violaceous plaques and nodules confined to the palms and soles of less than one year duration. Skin biopsy revealed histologic chenges of KS. The patient had no lymph node enlargement or distant metastasis.



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