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Case Number : Case 2072 - 16 May 2018 Posted By: Dr. Hafeez Diwan

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61 year-old male with right distal leg biopsy. Rule out scar/post-inflammatory pigmentary alteration.

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Anil Patki

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A vasoformative lesion with plump endothelial cells and dissection of collagen. Looks like angiosarcoma. CD31, CD34 for confirmation and HHV8 to rule out Kaposi's sarcoma.

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vincenzo polizzi

Posted

Teleangectasia Macularis Eruptiva Perstans, for CPC. 

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Dr. Hafeez Diwan

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Kaposi sarcoma.  HHV-8 was positive.

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vincenzo polizzi

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Well done Anil. 

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