Discussion in 'Spot Diagnosis' started by Egyptian Doctor, Apr 22, 2013.
what is your medical diagnosis ?
Multiple blisters in facial area. Flesh colored, dome-shaped. They have a pearly shine. Aprox. 3mm in diameter.
All indicative of Molluscum contagious. Causative agent: molluscum contagiosum virus.
Biopsy to confirm.
Allergy, contact dermatitis, Chicken pox, herpes zoster, ramsay hunt syndrome, chronic bullous dermatosis
In differential Molloscum contagiosum, verruca vulgaris.
Molluscum contagiosum virus (MCV), of Poxviridae family, above all MCV-1.
Answer : molluscum contagiosum
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