John Libbey Eurotext

European Journal of Dermatology

Generalized lichen nitidus-like eruption in the setting of mogamulizumab and tremelimumab Volume 27, numéro 3, May-June 2017

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Auteurs
Department of Dermatology,
Yale University School of Medicine,
New Haven,
CT,
USA

Generalized lichen nitidus is a rare condition that typically manifests with clusters of multiple, discrete, shiny, 1-3-mm papules that are flesh-colored to pink or brown [1, 2]. Histopathologically, it is characterized by a dense lymphohistiocytic infiltrate within dermal papillae [1]. While the etiology is unknown, genetic and immunologic factors have been implicated in disease pathogenesis [1, 2]. Herein, we present a case of generalized lichen nitidus-like eruption in the setting of immunotherapy [...]