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Case Number : Case 1101 - 11th September Posted By: Guest

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9 year-old female with annular plaque with scale on hip.

Case posted by Dr. Hafeez Diwan.


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Guest Romualdo

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Agree with superficial erythema annulare centrifugum. Special stains are necessary to exclude dermatophytosis.

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Dr. Mona Abdel-Halim

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Agree, exclusion of fungus is essential especially that the lesion is a single lesion as it is perceived from the history

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Robledo F. Rocha

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Agree with the above considerations. I would add herald patch of pityriasis rosea.

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lens shaped parakeratosis guide me for pitryasis rosea and i agree with above diagnosis but also PAS stain to exclude fungal infection is recommende

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Dr. Hafeez Diwan

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This was negative for fungus. Superficial erythema annulare centrifugum.

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