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Image Number 774 (Molluscum contagiosum)

 
Morphology:
Papules,skin coloured

Diagnosis: Molluscum contagiosum

Site: Penis

Sex: M

Age: 25

Type: Clinical

Description: Flesh colored papules each with a central indentation

Submitted by: Shahbaz Janjua

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Differential Diagnosis

History: Molluscum contagiosum is a benign viral disease of the skin caused by a DNA virus of the poxvirus group. The virus is spread by physical contact with an infected individual or fomites.
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