John Libbey Eurotext

European Journal of Dermatology


A case of lichen planus pemphigoides with palmoplantar keratoderma Volume 28, numéro 1, January-February 2018


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Department of Dermatology, Graduate School of Medicine and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Toyama, Toyama, Toyama, Japan

Lichen planus pemphigoides (LPP) is a rare immunobullous disorder characterized by the coexistence of lichen planus (LP) and bullous pemphigoid (BP) [1]. It presents clinically as tense blisters arising on either LP lesions or uninvolved skin. LPP most commonly presents as LP-like violaceous polygonal papules; hypertrophic plaques are rarely observed. We herein describe an LPP patient who showed hyperkeratotic plaques on the palms and soles.A 55-year-old Japanese woman presented with a one-month [...]