Am J Dermatopathol 2016 Dec;38(12):904-909
*Ackerman Academy of Dermatopathology, New York, NY; †Department of Dermatology, Kasr Alainy Faculty of Medicine, Cairo University, Giza, Egypt; ‡Departments of Internal Medicine and Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Texas A&M University Health Science Center, Dallas, TX; §Department of Pediatrics, Joseph M. Sanzari Children's Hospital, Hackensack University Medical Center, Hackensack, NJ; and ¶Department of Dermatology, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY.
Lupus erythematosus panniculitis, also known as lupus profundus, is a variant in the clinicopathological spectrum of lupus erythematosus (LE) affecting about 2%-3% of LE patients. A linear configuration of LE panniculitis has been reported rarely with rare reports describing the coexistence of different forms of cutaneous LE and localized morphea. In this study, the authors present a 9-year-old girl with linear arrangement of subcutaneous nodules on her left forearm. Read More