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Case Number : Case 1116 - 2nd October Posted By: Guest

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The patient is 15 year-old female with neck lesion.

Case posted by Dr. Hafeez Diwan.

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Pseudoxanthoma elasticum. If the images are enlarged, calcified elastin fibres are seen. This can be confirmed by a von Kossa stain.

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Robledo F. Rocha


Pseudoxanthoma elasticum, typically found in a flexural site of a young woman.

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