Incidental Hailey-Hailey like acantholysis in a lesion of borderline tuberculoid leprosy


A 50-year-old male presented with an erythematous, hypoesthetic plaque, 4 by 6 cm in size, on the left extensor forearm with mild thickening of the left ulnar nerve. A clinical diagnosis of borderline tuberculoid Hansen’s disease was made and a 4 mm punch biopsy was obtained from the center of the plaque. The biopsy showed several small and medium sized… (More)
DOI: 10.4103/2229-5178.86006


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