Wednesday, August 05, 2009

Tan Papules in a Child

Abstract: Eight year old boy with six month hx of tan macules

HPI: This otherwise healthy boy has had a six-month history of asymptomatic tan macules on his torso. Takes no meds by mouth and is asymptomatic.

O/E: Six - eight smooth surfaced tan macules measuring from 5 mm to 15 mm in diameter on torso. After lesions are rubbed they urticate mildly and are faint pink. Dermographia is negative.




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