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Medical Term:

pigmented purpuric lichenoid dermatosis


an eruption composed of lichenoid papules variously pigmented from the hemosiderin of the associated purpura; found on the legs, usually in men over 40 years of age.

Synonym(s): Gougerot and Blum disease

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