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Image Number 4817 (Lichen planus)


Diagnosis: Lichen planus

Site: Penis

Sex: M

Age: 26


Description: Annular LP.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis


This young man presented with a large, slightly pruritic annular lesion on the glans and shaft of the penis centered about the coronal sulcus with hyperpigmented center and pinkish-violaceous raised border of 3 months duration. On careful examination, two small classical LP lesions are seen near the coronal sulcus on the right side. The patient also had a solitary hyperpigmented plaque with scaly surface(Wickham's striae) on one shin which was very itchy. 

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