Successful Treatment of Severe Discoid Lupus Erythematosus with Azathioprine: a Case Report

Abstract

Discoid lupus erythematosus (DLE) is a chronic, indolent skin disease characterized by inflammatory, scarring lesions mainly involving the head or neck, but also on photoexposed areas. Typical lesions in DLE appear as round or oval erythematous plaques with scales and follicular plugging. These plaques are well demarcated and spread peripherally. On the… (More)

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