Back to Homepage

Case 116

Hematopathology Case



  46 years old female, multiple skin lesions involving bilateral inguinal/inner thigh (up to 15 cm), right flank (up to 5 cm), and right popliteal fossa (up to 5 cm). These lesions have been there for approximately 10 years, with no response to many antibiotics or steroid treatment. There was no significant change of size. Grossly, these lesions appear to be atrophic with scattered small papules on the lesions.

HE, 4

HE, 10


HE, 20

HE, 20


HE, 40

HE, 40


Click here for diagnosis and case discussion.


Source: Department of Pathology, Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, NE

Photo: Zenggang Pan

Discussion: Zenggang Pan