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Image Number 2544 (Lichen planus)

 
Morphology:
Papules

Diagnosis: Lichen planus

Site: Knee

Sex: F

Age: 18

Type:

Description: Atrophic lichen planus.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History:

An 18-year-old female presented with six months history of asymptomatic, atrophic, shiny, dark violaceous papules and plaques involved the back and lower limbs at the knee region. Skin biopsy was consistent with atrophic lichen planus.



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