Cutaneous lupus erythematosus

53 Cutaneous lupus erythematosus


Most frequently, lesions will be distributed on the bridge of the nose and the nasal planum. Erythema, ulceration, crusting, scaling and alopecia are the most common signs on the bridge of the nose. The nasal planum usually loses its cobblestone appearance, becoming smooth with depigmentation, crusting and ulceration. In rare cases, the condition may involve other sites, such as the ears, lip margins, periorbital areas, pinnae, genital areas and the feet.

The examination in this case revealed the following signs:

Sep 3, 2016 | Posted by in SMALL ANIMAL | Comments Off on Cutaneous lupus erythematosus

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