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Autumn 1998, Vol. 6 No. 3

H.K. Dermatol. Venereol. Bull. (1998) 6, 39-40

Dermato-venereological Quiz

Dermato-venereological Quiz

K. H. Mak

This man presented with non-pruritic symmetrical papulosquamous eruptions of the trunk, palms and soles for 2 weeks. He did not notice any genital ulceration. His wife was in China and he denied any extramarital sex. This young lady had recurrent, painful ulcerations on both ankles. On examination, there was an atrophic porcelain-white macule with central, scabbed ulcer. Reticular streaks of hyperpigmentation, purpura and stellate scarring were seen on the surrounding area.