Dermatol Pract Concept 2017 Jan 31;7(1):27-34. Epub 2017 Jan 31.
Department of Dermatology, S. Nijalingappa Medical College, Bagalkot, Karnataka, India.
: Pityriasis lichenoides is an uncommon skin disease that presents in three different forms: pityriasis lichenoides et varioliformis acuta (PLEVA), pityriasis lichenoides chronica (PLC) and febrile ulceronecrotic-Mucha-Habermann disease. These represent a spectrum of a disease. PLEVA presents as skin eruption of multiple, small, red papules that develop into polymorphic lesions with periods of varying remissions, as well as possible sequels of hyper/hypopigmentation and varicella-like scars. Read More