Discussion in 'Spot Diagnosis' started by J.P.C. Peper, Jun 14, 2012.
What's your diagnosis?
I'll post the correct answer in a few days!
Molluscum contagiosum (lesions are flesh-colored, dome-shaped, and pearly in appearance)
Yes, it's molluscum contagiosum.
It's a self-limiting viral infection of the skin, caused by the MCV-virus (a member of the poxviruses). It commonly affects children and teenagers and it presents with dome-shaped lesions that appaer to be glued on the skin.
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