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Diagnostic quiz: painful axillary lesions

2 MIN QUIZ

A 25-year-old woman is referred to a dermatologist by her PCP for painful lesions in her axillary region. The patient reported that she experienced similar painful lesions 4 months ago in both her axillary and groin, with the first occurrence at age 23. Upon examination, there were multiple painful erythematous papules and nodules present, accompanied by discharge. Scarring from past lesions was also present. When discussing family history, the patient reported that her mother has a history of similar lesions.

 

What’s the diagnosis?
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*Expert author(s), speaker(s) or contributor(s) where indicated are paid Galderma consultants.

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