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Clin Exp Dermatol. 2019 Feb 9. doi: 10.1111/ced.13947. [Epub ahead of print]

Papular Spreaded Necrobiosis Lipoidica: a rare clinical presentation of this pathology.

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1
Department of Dermatology. Hospital Universitari Arnau de Vilanova, University of Lleida. IRBLleida. Lleida. Catalunya, Spain.
2
Department of Pathology and Molecular Genetics. Hospital Universitari Arnau de Vilanova, University of Lleida. IRBLleida. Lleida. Catalunya, Spain.

Abstract

A 69-year-old Caucasian woman suffering from long-term diabetes mellitus type II was referred to our dermatology department with cutaneous lesions that appeared 3 years before. They were itchy and non-tender, and spreaded progressively, with no history of previous trauma. Examination revealed multiple erythematous to yellowish papules on the lower legs, which merged in plaques, of varying shapes and sizes (Fig.1). This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved.

KEYWORDS:

dermoscopy; necrobiosis lipoidica; ultrasonography

PMID:
30739338
DOI:
10.1111/ced.13947

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