Indian Journal of Dermatology
CASE REPORT
Year
: 2006  |  Volume : 51  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 275--277

Majocchi disease in a child


Perihan Ozturk, Arzu Ataseven, Unal Ozturk, Kaan Demiroren, Ferda Dagli 
 From the Pathologist, Izzetpasa Mah. Mehmetcik Sk. No. 25/A, Elazig, Turkey

Correspondence Address:
Perihan Ozturk
M.D. Pathologist, Izzetpasa Mah. Mehmetcik Sk. No. 25/A, Elazig
Turkey

Majocchi disease, purpuric annularis telangiectodes, is an uncommon pigmented purpuric dermatosis. It is usually observed in young adult males, but is very uncommon in childhood. In this paper, a ten-year-old female patient having very number of annular eruptions, surrounded by petechiae on her legs, diagnosed as Majocchi disease, is presented and discussed and the literature discussed.


How to cite this article:
Ozturk P, Ataseven A, Ozturk U, Demiroren K, Dagli F. Majocchi disease in a child.Indian J Dermatol 2006;51:275-277


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Ozturk P, Ataseven A, Ozturk U, Demiroren K, Dagli F. Majocchi disease in a child. Indian J Dermatol [serial online] 2006 [cited 2020 Oct 24 ];51:275-277
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