Home | Recent Submissions | Search | Diagnosis | Quiz | Submit an Image | Index | Blog |About GSA
<< Back to Diagnosis Page  
Image Number 4931 (Discoid eczema)


Diagnosis: Discoid eczema

Site: Hand,dorsum

Sex: F

Age: 18


Description: Oozy plaques

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

View Full Size

Differential Diagnosis


 The dorsum of the hands is a common site of nummular eczema. This patient suffered severely pruritic oozy and crusted discoid plaques of two years durtion. The course was punctuated by exacerbation and remissions. Combined potent corticosteroid and fucidic acid cream gave reasonable relief.

Search DermNetNZ   eMedicine   PubMed   Dermatology Online   Archives   JAAD for "Discoid eczema"

buy accutane
Home  |  Recent Submissions  |  Search  | Diagnosis  |  Quiz  |  Submit an Image  |  Index  |  About GSA

Copyright © 2005 Global Skin Atlas