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Image Number 1135 (Discoid eczema)

 
Morphology:
Crusts

Diagnosis: Discoid eczema

Site: Finger

Sex: F

Age: 17

Type:

Description: Crusted and sacly erythematous plaques.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History: Recurrent eczematous rash of 3 years duration. The rash consisted of pruritic, nummular, eythematous, weepy and crusted plaques involving both hands. The lesions improve and some times totally disappear on topical corticosteroids but relapse at variable time intervals on steroid withdrawal.

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