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122 Possible Causes for Papule on the Upper Back

  • Mucopolysaccharidosis

    OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the efficacy and safety of IV laronidase for MPS I. METHODS: A systematic literature review was performed by searching the, MEDLINE/PubMed, EMBASE, LILACS, and Cochrane Library databases, limited to clinical trials published until December 31, 2016. The first inclusion criterion[…][]

  • Mucopolysaccharidosis 2

    Mucopolysaccharidosis type II (MPS 2), also known as Hunter syndrome, is a rare X-linked recessive disorder caused by deficiency of the lysosomal enzyme iduronate sulfatase. Mucopolysaccharidosis 2 presents with a progressive multisystem involvement due to glycosaminoglycan accumulation in virtually all tissues and[…][]

  • Rosacea

    In addition to the face, signs can also appear on the ears, neck, chest, upper back, and scalp.[] Papulopustular rosacea presents with some permanent redness with red bumps (papules); some pus-filled pustules can last 1–4 days or longer.[]

  • Acne Vulgaris

    ) and possibly scarring Typically affects skin with densest sebaceous follicles: face, upper chest, back; uncommon in scalp for unknown reasons Terminology Acne vulgaris is[] You may or may not have Blackheads, cysts and papules present. Acne Vulgaris usually occurs on the face, upper and lower back and upper chest.[] Definition / general Common skin disease of seborrhea (scaly red skin), comedones (blackheads and whiteheads), papules (pinheads), pustules (pimples), nodules (large papules[]

  • Dermatitis

    […] lip, neck (Figures 1B and 1C), upper chest (Figure 1C), and dorsal aspect of the hands, with excoriated pink papules on the forearms, shoulders, and back.[] […] patient had thin, well-demarcated, erythematous papules and plaques with scaling, primarily on sun-exposed skin on the forehead (Figure 1A), cheeks (Figure 1B), eyelids, upper[]

  • Ichthyosis Vulgaris

    Evidence of keratosis pilaris can be found on the lateral upper arms, thighs, and back most typically, but also on other parts of the body, such as the face in children.[] These appear as monomorphic perifollicular papules with surrounding erythema and a central keratotic core. Figure 1.[]

  • Vasomotor Instability

    Although peripheral involvement of the back, upper chest, and scalp may be seen in adults, these areas seem to be spared in the pediatric population. 12 The third, or late[] Please refer to the PDF to view the figure In the second, or intermediate, stage of rosacea, the rash consists of papules and pustules on a background of erythema with telangiectasias[]

  • Hereditary Leiomyomatosis and Renal Cell Cancer

    Multiple indurated red-brown papules on the right side of the upper back. Histopathologic images of smooth-muscle tumors.[] Numerous smooth, firm, pink dermal papules and nodules coalescing into plaques on the left upper back.[] A cluster of soft red-brown papules ranging 2 to 7 mm was present on the left side of her upper back with solitary papules on her lower extremities, consistent with leiomyomas[]

  • Chronic Kidney Disease

    After 2 months, skin lesions started appearing, characterized by hyperchromic, pruritic macules and papules distributed in the trunk, back, and upper limbs.[]

  • Pruritic Urticarial Papules and Plaques of Pregnancy

    On examination, erythematous papules and urticarial plaques were present in the striae of the abdomen and buttocks and involved the legs, arms and back.[] Signs: Locations Onset over Abdomen in 90% of cases (especially striae) Symmetric spread to thigh and buttock May also involve upper arm, back, and hands Does not involve[] It began on her abdomen and spread to her buttocks, legs and upper arms.[]

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