pityriasis lichenoides et varioliformis, acuta


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Related to pityriasis lichenoides et varioliformis, acuta: pityriasis rosea, Pityriasis lichenoides chronica

pityriasis lichenoides et varioliformis, acuta

Abbreviation: PLEVA
A skin disorder characterized by development of an edematous pink papule that undergoes central vesiculation and hemorrhagic necrosis. The lesions clear spontaneously after weeks or months but leave scars.
See also: pityriasis