Dermpath Diagnosis

Tender Papules on the Bilateral Dorsal Hands

A 58-year-old woman with a medical history of asthma, hypertension, hypothyroidism, and hyperlipidemia presented with a painful rash of 10 days'...

Case Letter

Kaposi Sarcoma in a Patient With Postpolio Syndrome

Patients with postpolio syndrome (PPS) characterized by venous insufficiency may represent a population at increased risk for Kaposi sarcoma (KS...


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Multiple Facial Papules

A 50-year-old man presented with facial papules on the cheeks that had appeared approximately 1.5 years prior and gradually spread over the face...

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Unilateral Papules on the Face

An 18-year-old woman presented with a progressive appearance of firm, red-brown, asymptomatic, 1- to 3-mm, dome-shaped papules on the right cheek...

Dermpath Diagnosis

Solitary Papule on the Nose

A 25-year-old man presented with a flesh-colored papule on the left side of the nose of 2 years' duration.

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Erythematous Plaques and Nodules on the Abdomen and Groin

An 82-year-old man presented with acute abdominal pain and distension as well as an abdominal rash of 4 months' duration that was expanding...

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Flesh-Colored Papules on the Scrotum

A 44-year-old black man presented with "bumps on the scrotum" of approximately 4 months' duration. The patient denied extramarital sexual contacts...

Dermpath Diagnosis

Solitary Papule on the Leg

A 28-year-old man presented with a growing asymptomatic papule on the right leg.