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  • Pityriasis Rubra Pilaris (Scaling Plaques)

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    Pityriasis Rubra Pilaris (Scaling Plaques)

    Pityriasis rubra pilaris can manifest as red follicular papules that coalesce to form red-orange scaling plaques and confluent areas of erythema with islands of normal skin between lesions.

    Image provided by Thomas Habif, MD.