Histoid leprosy - unusual presentation.

  title={Histoid leprosy - unusual presentation.},
  author={Sukumaran Pradeep Nair and K Prasanna Moorthy and Sukumaran Suprakasan and Sabeena Jayapalan and Gomathy Krishnakurup Mini},
  journal={International journal of dermatology},
  volume={45 4},
A 39-year-old man presented with a chronic nonhealing toe ulcer and multiple skin-colored papules on the back, arms, and knees. From an initial small erosion, the toe lesion ulcerated over a 1.5-year period, while the papules progressed over a 6-month period, first appearing on the back and then spreading to the arms and knees. The past medical and family history were non-contributory. Pertinent findings included the aforementioned well-defined, asymmetric, shiny papules (Fig. 1). There were… CONTINUE READING

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