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European Journal of Dermatology


sQuiz your knowledge: Multiple papules on the face and neck Volume 28, issue 5, September-October 2018


  • Figure 1
Hospital de Braga, R. Sete Fontes, 4710 Braga, Portugal

A 43-year-old man, otherwise healthy, presented with multiple, pale white-coloured, smooth, dome-shaped, non-tender papules, distributed over the face and neck (figure 1A, B). The patient referred that the skin lesions first developed in his early twenties and had progressively increased in number over the past 20 years. His father had similar cutaneous lesions. A skin biopsy was performed and histopathological examination showed trichodiscoma (figure 1C). A thoraco-abdomino-pelvic computed tomography [...]