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E-IJD® - CASE REPORT
Year : 2021  |  Volume : 66  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 224

Koebnerization of lichen sclerosus et atrophicus at insulin injection sites – A rare case with dermoscopic features


1 Department of Dermatology, Rajawadi Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
2 Consultant Dermatologist, Max Super Speciality Hospital, Mohali, Punjab, India

Correspondence Address:
Tejas Vishwanath
Department of Dermatology, Rajawadi Hospital, OPD 18, OPD Building, Ghatkopar (East), Mumbai - 400 077, Maharashtra
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DOI: 10.4103/ijd.IJD_634_18

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Lichen sclerosus et atrophicus (LSEA), also known as lichen sclerosus (LS), is a disabling, cosmetically disfiguring condition predominantly affecting the anogenital region of pre- and postmenopausal females. Extragenital LS is relatively less common and occurs predominantly on the trunk and neck. Koebnerization or isomorphic phenomenon is reported occasionally in LS after trauma like radiotherapy. A few case reports describe koebnerization of LS at injection sites. We describe the first such case in India of LS koebnerizing at insulin injection sites with dermoscopic features.


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