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Perforating lichen striatus

Pujol RM, Tuneu A, Moreno A, de Moragas JM.
DOI: 10.2340/0001555568171173


A case of lichen striatus with transepidermal elimination of clusters of necrotic keratinocytes is reported. On the basis of the morphologic findings, we suggest that transepidermal elimination may be a mechanism of healing in some cutaneous lichenoid eruptions.


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