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Image Number 2695 (border line leprosy(multibacillary))


Diagnosis: border line leprosy(multibacillary)

Site: Face

Sex: M

Age: 25


Description: multiple dark-color indurated plaques of the face with loss of sensation

Submitted by: Dr Ihsan Alturfee

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Differential Diagnosis


 patient presened with skin rash of the face present for several months

O/E multiple indurated non scaly plaques with dark red color and loss of sensation

no palpable nerve enlargement

histopathology: positive for acid fast bacilli

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