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Image Number 4830 (Cutaneous Leishmaniasis)

 
Morphology:
Plaque

Diagnosis: Cutaneous Leishmaniasis

Site: Leg

Sex: M

Age: 10

Type:

Description: Discoid eczema-like cutaneous leishmaniasis.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History:

 A slightly painful solitary crusted moderately indurated red plaque on the leg of two months duration. Systemic antibiotics were given for one week to eradicate secondary bacterial infection then intralesional sodium stibogluconate was infiltrated intrdermally every 10 days and was successful in inducing cure after sessions with minimal residual scar.



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