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Image Number 4826 (Dermatographism)


Diagnosis: Dermatographism

Site: Arm,forearm

Sex: M

Age: 25


Description: Skin writing.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis


Pruriting whealing of the skin on rubbing, frictioning and scratching of many months duration. The linear wheals shown in photos in addition to the patient name written in Arabic (???) were induced in the clinic through gentle scraping the skin.

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