follicular papule


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fol·lic·u·lar pap·ule

a papular lesion arising about a hair follicle; not specific for any condition.
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EPF, first described by Ofuji, is characterized by the development of follicular papules and sterile pustules associated with eosinophilia.[1] There are three variants: classic EPF, immunosuppression-associated (mostly HIV related) EPF, and infancy-associated EPF.[1] The pathogenesis of EPF remains unknown.
This included the presence of prominent islands of sparing, the red-to-salmon scaling patches with follicular papules, the waxy erythema of her palms, and the cephalocaudal progression of her rash.
Multiple keratotic, discrete follicular papules were present all over the body noted since birth.
Features unusual for MF but seen in FMF are acneiform lesions, cystic comedones, alopecia, and follicular papules. Crusted purulent plaques and infiltration of the tongue are other rare features reported.
Patients with pruritic folliculitis presented with generalised red follicular papules distributed on the abdomen and the limbs.
Closed comedones are raised flesh-colored follicular papules with non-dilated follicular openings.
Development of KP's characteristic skin-colored follicular papules surrounded by erythema, which generally group together on the lateral arms, thighs, and buttocks, have been shown in numerous studies to be associated with hormonal fluctuations.
Clinically the lesions are characterized by asymptomatic, small (1 cm), skin color, hyperkeratotic, follicular papules that coalesce into plaques.
Clinically characterised by profuse eruption of follicular papules and pustules with the hair piercing the centre of the lesion.
Graham-Little-Piccardi-Lasseur syndrome (GLPLS) is a rare variant of lichen planopilaris comprising of a triad of multifocal cicatricial alopecia of scalp, non-cicatricial alopecia of axillae and pubic region and keratotic follicular papules over body.

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