Small plaque parapsoriasis

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Small plaque parapsoriasis
Specialty Dermatology Edit this on Wikidata

Small plaque parapsoriasis (also known as chronic superficial dermatitis)[1] characteristically occurs with skin lesions that are round, oval, discrete patches or thin plaques, mainly on the trunk.[2]:452[3]:207[4]


  • Xanthoerythrodermia perstans is a distinct variant with lesions that are yellow in color.[1][2]:452
  • Digitate dermatosis is a distinct variant of with lesions in the shape of a finger and distributed symmetrically on the flanks.[1][2]:452

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  1. ^ a b c Rapini, Ronald P.; Bolognia, Jean L.; Jorizzo, Joseph L. (2007). Dermatology: 2-Volume Set. St. Louis: Mosby. ISBN 1-4160-2999-0. 
  2. ^ a b c Freedberg, et al. (2003). Fitzpatrick's Dermatology in General Medicine. (6th ed.). McGraw-Hill. ISBN 0-07-138076-0.
  3. ^ James, William; Berger, Timothy; Elston, Dirk (2005). Andrews' Diseases of the Skin: Clinical Dermatology. (10th ed.). Saunders. ISBN 0-7216-2921-0.
  4. ^ Lambert WC, Everett MA (October 1981). "The nosology of parapsoriasis". J. Am. Acad. Dermatol. 5 (4): 373–95. doi:10.1016/S0190-9622(81)70100-2. PMID 7026622. 

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