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papules

Tuesday 7 March 2017

papule

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Definition : A papule is a small, well-defined bump in the skin. It may have a rounded, pointed or flat top, and may have a dip.

Examples

- fibrous papule
- Gottron papule in juvenile dermatomyositis
- follicular mucinosis

Images

- Gottron papules in juvenile dermatomyositis

Etiology :

- papular diseases