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Image Number 2545 (Lichen sclerosus et atrophicus)

 
Morphology:
Hypopigmentation

Diagnosis: Lichen sclerosus et atrophicus

Site: Neck nape

Sex: M

Age: 46

Type:

Description: white patch

Submitted by: Dr. Reza Azadi

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Differential Diagnosis

History:

46 year old male with a white patch in the nape of the neck with an atrophic surface from  2 years ago. biopsy showed epidermal atrophy,hydropic degeneration of basal layer and hypopigmentation,papillary dermal edema, mononuclear infiltrate of the dermis and fibrosis of reticular dermis in favour of LSA.



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