International Journal of Dermatology Sciences

Vol. 4, Issue 1, Part A (2022)

Follicular lesions on the knee in a boy


Ngo Binh Trinh, Truc Quynh Nguyen


Follicular cutaneous larva migrans is an uncommon variant of cutaneous larva migrans. The clinical manifestations are usually serpiginous papules and tracks, located on the buttocks and thighs. It was hypothesized that the immune response plays an important role in the pathogenesis of skin eruptions. We describe a case of follicular cutaneous larva migrans that was underdiagnosed for 1 month.

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How to cite this article:
Ngo Binh Trinh, Truc Quynh Nguyen. Follicular lesions on the knee in a boy. Int. J.Dermatol. Sci. 2022;4(1):6-7. DOI: 10.33545/26649772.2022.v4.i1a.20
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