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Image Number 2587 (Lichen planus actinicus)

 
Morphology:
Annular

Diagnosis: Lichen planus actinicus

Site: Arm,forearm

Sex: M

Age: 13

Type:

Description: Violaceous annular plaques.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History:

A teen-ager boy presented at the onset of summer with bilateral symmetrical asymptomatic annular plaques with purplish scaly centers and pinkish borders on the extensor surface of both forearms. No other body area or mucosal involvement. 



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