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A case of palmar lichen nitidus presenting as a clinical feature of pompholyx.
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PMID:  20548925     Owner:  NLM     Status:  PubMed-not-MEDLINE    
Lichen nitidus (LN) is an uncommon chronic eruption of an unknown cause, and it is characterized by tiny, discrete, flesh-colored papules. The sites of predilection are the genitalia, trunk and extremities. Unilateral palmar involvement with pruritus is infrequent. We report here on a case of LN confined to the right palm, and the patient presented with multiple, pruritic, erythematous to flesh-colored, tiny papules and vesicles that mimicked pompholyx. The histopathological examination of a skin biopsy specimen showed the typical findings of LN.
Sang Hoon Park; Sung Woo Kim; Tae Woo Noh; Kwang Cheol Hong; Yoo Seok Kang; Un Ha Lee; Hyun Su Park; Sang Jai Jang
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article     Date:  2010-05-18
Journal Detail:
Title:  Annals of dermatology     Volume:  22     ISSN:  2005-3894     ISO Abbreviation:  Ann Dermatol     Publication Date:  2010 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-06-15     Completed Date:  2011-07-14     Revised Date:  2013-05-29    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8916577     Medline TA:  Ann Dermatol     Country:  Korea (South)    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  235-7     Citation Subset:  -    
Department of Dermatology, Sanggye Paik Hospital, Inje University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea.
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