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Image Number 1329 (Discoid lupus erythematosus)


Diagnosis: Discoid lupus erythematosus

Site: Scalp

Sex: M

Age: 40


Description: Cicatricial alopecia.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History: A middle-aged man has had multiple erythematous-violaceous plaques covered with heavy whitish scales involving the face and diffusely the lips in addition to multiple erythematous scaly areas with scarring alopecia on the scalp.

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