Subacute cutaneous lupus erythematosus (SCLE) presenting in childhood

Vandana Mehta Rai, C. Balachandran

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A 13-year-old boy presented with erythematous scaly plaques on the face and extremities with history of photosensitivity of 7-years duration. There was no history of oral ulcers or joint pains. Although the histopathological findings were inconclusive, a positive lupus band test confirmed the diagnosis of subacute cutaneous lupus erythematosus.

Original languageEnglish
Article number27
JournalDermatology Online Journal
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 06-09-2005
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Dermatology


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