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Image Number 4935 (Lichen planus)

 
Morphology:
Hyperpigmentation

Diagnosis: Lichen planus

Site: Axillae

Sex: M

Age: 40

Type:

Description: Purplish rash

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History:

 A case of FLEXURAL LICHEN PLANUS with bilateral symmetrical axillary purplish patches/plaques with a solitary annular hyperpimented plaque on the neck. The duration of the rash was about one year. Uncommonly you encounter cases of LP confined solely to the flexures!



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