Indian Journal of Dermatology

Year
: 1990  |  Volume : 35  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 238--241

Annular elastolytic giant cell granuloma


S Khandpur, BSN. Reddy 
 Department of Dermatology and S T D, Maulana Azad Medical College and Associated Lok Nayak Hospital, New Delhi

Correspondence Address:
S Khandpur
Department of Dermatology and S T D, Maulana Azad Medical College and Associated Lok Nayak Hospital, New Delhi

ABSTRACT: The clinical and histopathological features of annular elastolytic giant cell granuloma in a 42-year-old female patients are described. The condition presented as annular erythematous plaques over sun-exposed skin sparing the face. Histopathology revealed dense granulomatous infiltrate consisting of numerous giant cells and lymphohistiocytes without any palisading arrangement or necrobiosis. The features differentiating it from other similar granulomatous disorders are discussed.


How to cite this article:
Khandpur S, Reddy B. Annular elastolytic giant cell granuloma.Indian J Dermatol 1990;35:238-241


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Khandpur S, Reddy B. Annular elastolytic giant cell granuloma. Indian J Dermatol [serial online] 1990 [cited 2020 Jun 1 ];35:238-241
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