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Image Number 2556 (Discoid lupus erythematosus)

 
Morphology:
Red,scaly

Diagnosis: Discoid lupus erythematosus

Site: Face

Sex: F

Age: 38

Type:

Description: Dark red scaly plaques.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History:

 Asymptomatic, brownish red plaques with firmly attached scales involving mainly the nose and lips of more than one year duration. Skin biopsy showed histologic features of DLE.



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