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Case Number : Case 2986 - 16 December 2021 Posted By: Dr. Mona Abdel-Halim

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No elastic fibres in papillary dermis! Pseudoxanthoma elasticum-like papillary dermal elastolysis is a differential diagnosis in addition to PXE  if there are no systemic symptoms and signs involving the eye and the cardiovascular system.

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Dr. Mona Abdel-Halim


On 29/12/2021 at 22:43, vincenzo said:

Please Mona, what’s the 2983 Dx?

Sorry for the delay. The diagnosis was added.

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