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IJHSR. 2016; 6(11): 319-322

Pityriasis Lichenoids-Et Varioliformis Acuta (Pleva): A Rare Case Report.

Avni Gupta, Reeta Dhar, Db Borkar, P Patro, Shilpi Sahu, Deesha Bhemat, Urshlla Kaul.

We present a case of a 70 year old male who presented with multiple, well defined, macular -papular erythematous patches present all over body except face and mucous membrane since 25 days. Histopathology showed interface dermatitis, epidermotropism, parakeratosis along with perivascular infiltrates chiefly comprising of lymphocytes and extravasated red blood cells indicating the diagnosis of Pityriasis lichenoides et Varioliformis acuta.

Key words: Pityriasis lichenoides; papules; PLEVA.

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