John Libbey Eurotext

European Journal of Dermatology


Lipschütz ulcers with unusual localization in an adult woman Volume 29, numéro 3, May-June 2019


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Dermatology Department, Edouard Herriot Hospital, Claude Bernard Lyon I University, Lyon, France

We present a 33-year-old woman with multiple acute genital ulcers on the labia minora and the internal face of labia majora, which had appeared five days prior to consultation. These were very painful, were not indurated, and had sharp margins, a mirror-like configuration, and a fibrinous base (figure 1). The oral and anal mucosa were unaffected. No inguinal lymph-node enlargement was felt on palpation. The patient had an unremarkable medical history and was taking no treatment. She reported no risky [...]