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Case Number : Case 1057 - 11th July Posted By: Guest

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Clinical Details: Periorbital swelling. Erythematous rash on forearms, knuckle of fingers.
A. Left arm; B. 4th Finger

Case posted by Dr. Richard Carr.


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Sasi Attili

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Sorry for not being active for many months. Have a lot of interesting cases to catch up I am sure. Agree with the diagnosis of DM

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Robledo F. Rocha

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Agree with dermatomyositis. Sclerodermoid features on the arm and Gottron’s papule on the finger.

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Robledo F. Rocha

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[quote name='Sasi Attili' timestamp='1405080930']
Sorry for not being active for many months. Have a lot of interesting cases to catch up I am sure. Agree with the diagnosis of DM
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Welcome back!

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Clinical description suggestive of Dermatomyositis corroborated by the histological pictures: Dermatomyositis!

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Dr. Richard Carr

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Yes welcome back Sasi. All agreed, this was a case of dermatomyositis.
Regards from the Greek island of Lesvos.
Enjoy your weekends.

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