Papules


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Papules

Firm bumps on the skin.
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Of note, there are subsets of lichen striatus: Hypopigmented lichen striatus with minimal papules has been termed "lichen striatus albus." Nail lichen striatus may present as onycholysis or fissuring of nails, present as an isolated finding, or more commonly in association with concurrent affected skin.
Physical examination showed numerous discrete erythematous papules with a creamy center on his trunk and his arms and legs.
He also has multiple asymptomatic skin papules that had begun to develop when the patient reached the age of three years.
Physical examination showed numerous monomorphic, pink papules on the dorsal forearms (Fig.
On clinical examination, multiple erythematous papules and nodules were observed on upper chest, of which some had coalesced to form larger nodules.
A 30-YEAR-OLD FEMALE presented with 2 days of intensely pruritic erythematous papules and vesicles on her arms and hands bilaterally.
The classical or multiple form was first described by Hoffmann and Zurhelle in the year 1921 [9] as groups of multiple, nontender, soft, pedunculated, cerebriform, yellowish or skin-coloured papules, nodules, or plaques.
For moderate acne, you may suffer from more inflammatory pimples, like papules, postules, and nodules that are more visible than mild acne.
Caption: Generalized erythematous macules and papules are shown on the abdomen (Panel A) and back (Panel B) of a pregnant woman with locally acquired Zika infection in the United States.
It is an inflammatory dermatosis involving eccrine sweat glands of central face and clinically presents with hyperhidrosis, erythema, papules, pustules, and vesicles.
Dermatomyositis (DM) is an autoimmune inflammatory myopathy with characteristic cutaneous involvement such as Gottron's papules, a heliotrope rash, and/or an erythematous eruption around the neck and shoulders [1].
On physical examination, the patient presented multiple, annular, brown, atrophic, hyperkeratotic, 0.5-1 cm in diameter, minimally scaly papules (Figures 1 and 2).