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Image Number 2627 (Lichen simplex chronicus (LSC))

 
Morphology:
Lichenification

Diagnosis: Lichen simplex chronicus (LSC)

Site: Leg

Sex: F

Age: 46

Type:

Description: Hyperpigmented lichenified plaques.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History:

Unilateral hyperpigmented lichenified plaques characterized by paroxysmal itching involved one leg of three years duration. Skin biopsy was in favor of LSC versus LP hypertrophicus.



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