• Users Online: 455
  • Print this page
  • Email this page
CASE REPORT
Year : 2014  |  Volume : 5  |  Issue : 5  |  Page : 30-32

Chilblain lupus erythematosus in an adolescent girl


1 Department of Dermatology Venereology and Leprology, Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi, India
2 Skin and Laser Clinic, Hari Nagar, New Delhi, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Shikha Bansal
962, Sector A, Pocket B and C, Vasant Kunj, Delhi - 110 070
India
Login to access the Email id

Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


DOI: 10.4103/2229-5178.144522

Rights and Permissions

Chilblain Lupus Erythematosus (CHLE) is a rare form of cutaneous lupus erythematosus (LE), more frequently seen in middle aged females. It is characterized by erythematous to violaceous plaques over the acral areas induced by exposure to cold or drop in temperature unlike lesions of lupus erythematosus that worsen with sun exposure. Here, we present a case of chilblain lupus erythematosus in an adolescent girl with few unique features not previously reported.


[FULL TEXT] [PDF]*
Print this article     Email this article
 Next article
 Previous article
 Table of Contents

 Similar in PUBMED
   Search Pubmed for
   Search in Google Scholar for
 Related articles
 Citation Manager
 Access Statistics
 Reader Comments
 Email Alert *
 Add to My List *
 * Requires registration (Free)
 

 Article Access Statistics
    Viewed1694    
    Printed17    
    Emailed0    
    PDF Downloaded230    
    Comments [Add]    

Recommend this journal