Sarcoidosis and lupus vulgaris

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Description This chapter describes the dermoscopy of sarcoidosis and lupus vulgaris
Author(s) Sabine Ludwig · Aimilios Lallas
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Status update July 11, 2017
Status by Ralph P. Braun

orange area and linear vessels in sarcoidosis

Sarcoidosis and lupus vulgaris

In sarcoidosis [1] and lupus vulgaris[2], orange-yellowish translucent globular-like or structureless areas in combination with linear vessels have been described, which are suggested to correspond to the underlying granulomas.

  1. Pellicano et al.: Dermoscopy of cutaneous sarcoidosis. Dermatology (Basel) 2010;221:51-4. PMID: 20375489. DOI.
  2. Brasiello et al.: Lupus vulgaris: a new look at an old symptom--the lupoma observed with dermoscopy. Dermatology (Basel) 2009;218:172-4. PMID: 19060460. DOI.