TITLE

Pityriasis Lichenoides Chronica with Acral Distribution Mimicking Palmoplantar Syphilid

AUTHOR(S)
Gil Chung, Han; Kim, Soo-Chan
PUB. DATE
May 1999
SOURCE
Acta Dermato-Venereologica;5/27/99, Vol. 79 Issue 3, p239
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines a case of pityriasis lichenoides chronica, a kind of idiopathic dermatoses, with acral distribution mimicking palmoplantar syphilid in a thirty-one-year-old Korean male. Characterization of the disease; Factors effecting the complication of the disease; Indications of necrotic keratinocytes.
ACCESSION #
5122371

 

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