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Multiple Subepidermal Calcified Nodules on the Thigh Mimicking Molluscum Contagiosum

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Subepidermal calcified nodule (SCN) is a rare form of calcinosis cutis that presents as a solitary verrucous nodule on the face. Here, we report an unusual case of SCN. A healthy 2-year-old boy presented with multiple, round, hard, yellow-white to erythematous lesions on his right thigh. Histopathologic examination of a punch biopsy specimen revealed deposition of calcium in the dermis.
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Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: March 1, 2011

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