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THE METROPOLITAN DERMATOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF LOS ANGELES

THE METROPOLITAN DERMATOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF LOS ANGELES This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables. Abstract Lupus Erythematosus in a Newborn Infant (vs Congenital Ectodermal Defect). Presented by Stanton B. May, MD, and William B. Reed, MD. The patient is a white 3-month-old male infant. The present skin disorder was present at birth, and is unchanged.The mother had a normal pregnancy and the infant was full-term. An older sibling presented a similar eruption of the forehead and scalp which cleared with local therapy in two months. Examination.— There is a diffuse red to pink discoloration with atrophic patches of the scalp, the face about the eyelids, the sides of the neck, and the upper midback. In these atrophic depressed patches the skin is thinned and the vessels are more easily seen. In some areas, a yellow scale is noted. Discussion Paul Hirsch, MD: The microscopic slide available for review is not specifically diagnostic for discoid lupus erythematosus as one usually associates the entity in the http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Archives of Dermatology American Medical Association

THE METROPOLITAN DERMATOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF LOS ANGELES

Archives of Dermatology , Volume 94 (3) – Sep 1, 1966

THE METROPOLITAN DERMATOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF LOS ANGELES

Abstract

This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables. Abstract Lupus Erythematosus in a Newborn Infant (vs Congenital Ectodermal Defect). Presented by Stanton B. May, MD, and William B. Reed, MD. The patient is a white 3-month-old male infant. The present skin disorder was present at birth, and is unchanged.The mother had a normal pregnancy and the infant was full-term. An older sibling presented a similar...
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American Medical Association
Copyright
Copyright © 1966 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved.
ISSN
0003-987X
eISSN
1538-3652
DOI
10.1001/archderm.1966.01600270129029
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Abstract

This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables. Abstract Lupus Erythematosus in a Newborn Infant (vs Congenital Ectodermal Defect). Presented by Stanton B. May, MD, and William B. Reed, MD. The patient is a white 3-month-old male infant. The present skin disorder was present at birth, and is unchanged.The mother had a normal pregnancy and the infant was full-term. An older sibling presented a similar eruption of the forehead and scalp which cleared with local therapy in two months. Examination.— There is a diffuse red to pink discoloration with atrophic patches of the scalp, the face about the eyelids, the sides of the neck, and the upper midback. In these atrophic depressed patches the skin is thinned and the vessels are more easily seen. In some areas, a yellow scale is noted. Discussion Paul Hirsch, MD: The microscopic slide available for review is not specifically diagnostic for discoid lupus erythematosus as one usually associates the entity in the

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Archives of DermatologyAmerican Medical Association

Published: Sep 1, 1966

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