nickel & dime lesion

nickel & dime lesion

A fanciful descriptor for the annular, waxing and waning maculopapular lesions seen at the mucocutaneous borders at the mouth and nasolabial folds in untreated 2º syphilis, more common in darker Pts; these lesions may coincide with anogenital condylomata lata.
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