International Journal of Trichology

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2010  |  Volume : 2  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 113--115

Pityriasis amiantacea-like eruptions in scalp: A novel manifestation of pityriasis rosea in a child


Vijay Zawar 
 Consultant Dermatologist, Skin Diseases Center, Opp. Hotel Panchavati, Nashik, Maharashtra, India

Correspondence Address:
Vijay Zawar
Shreeram Sankul, Opp. Hotel Panchavati, Vakilwadi, Nashik - 422 001, Maharashtra
India

Unusual clinical features are known in pityriasis rosea (PR). We report a case of a child who presented with onset of PR in scalp, clinically mimicking pityriasis amiantacea. Careful clinical observations and follow-up led us to appropriate diagnosis.


How to cite this article:
Zawar V. Pityriasis amiantacea-like eruptions in scalp: A novel manifestation of pityriasis rosea in a child.Int J Trichol 2010;2:113-115


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Zawar V. Pityriasis amiantacea-like eruptions in scalp: A novel manifestation of pityriasis rosea in a child. Int J Trichol [serial online] 2010 [cited 2021 Sep 20 ];2:113-115
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