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Image Number 1519 (Discoid lupus erythematosus)

 
Morphology:
Annular

Diagnosis: Discoid lupus erythematosus

Site: Cheek

Sex: M

Age: 26

Type:

Description: Annular plaque with hyperpigmented center.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History: An asymptomatic, solitary, annular plaque with an elevated border and depressed hyperpigmented and scaly center on one cheek of about 10 months duration. Histological changes of DLE were found on examination of skin biopsy.

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