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Lichen Nitidus with Involvement of the Palms


Address correspondence to Seray Külcü Çakmak, M.D., Department of Dermatology, Ankara Numune Education and Research Hospital, Sıhhiye, Ankara, Turkey 06100, or e-mail:


A 14-year-old girl presented with hyperkeratotic, pitted, skin-colored papules on a slightly erythematous surface on her palms and erythematous and squamous papules around her ankles. She was clinically and histopathologically diagnosed with lichen nitidus, which is observed rarely on the palms.

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