|Color Atlas of Pediatric Dermatology|
Section 17. Disorders of the Dermis (Infiltrates, Atrophies, and Nodules)
Topics Discussed: localized scleroderma.
Sections: Morphea (Linear, En Bande), Morphea (En Coup De Sabre), Morphea, Generalized Morphea, Atrophoderma (Pasini-Pierini), Lichen Sclerosus Et Atrophicus, Balanitis Xerotica Obliterans, Anetoderma (Macular Atrophy), Striae Distensae, Connective Tissue Nevus, Granuloma Annulare, Subcutaneous Granuloma Annulare (Pseudorheumatoid Nodule), Eruptive Granuloma Annulare, Juvenile Xanthogranuloma, Dermatofibroma, Granular Cell Tumor, Benign Cephalic Histiocytosis, Keloids, Fibrous Hamartoma of Infancy, Digital Fibrous Tumor of Childhood, Infantile Myofibromatosis, Mastocytosis, Bullous Mastocytosis (Diffuse Cutaneous Mastocytosis), Nevus Lipomatosus Superficialis, Leiomyoma, Smooth Muscle and Pilar Hamartoma, Lymphomatoid Papulosis.
Excerpt:"There are conditions that take the title localized scleroderma but are not related to progressive systemic sclerosis. They are marked by areas of hardened skin, small or large, scattered or localized, single or multiple, and of variable shape. Here illustrated is morphea in the form of several discrete lesions of different shapes, all confined to the skin on the left side of the chest. The lesions are firm and atrophic...."
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