Schamberg’s disease

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Schamberg’s disease

A dermatosis that primarily affects the lower extremities of males and is characterised by flat purple lesions which coalesce and form brownish patches (due to hemosiderin deposition).
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Pigmented purpuric dermatoses Progressive pigmentary disease of the skin (Schamberg's disease) Purpura annularis telangiectodes (Majocchi's disease) Pigmented purpuric lichenoid dermatosis (Gougerot and Blum's disease) Lichen aureus

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