Graham-Little-Piccardi-Lassueur syndrome: a rare case report and review of literature

Rabia Ghafoor, Bahram Khan Khoso, Muhammad Irfan Anwar, Sobia Fawad Hashmi

Abstract


Graham-Little-Piccardi-Lasseur syndrome (GLPLS) is a rare variant of lichen planopilaris comprising of a triad of multifocal cicatricial alopecia of scalp, non-cicatricial alopecia of axillae and pubic region and keratotic follicular papules over body. Its exact etiology is not known to date, but it primarily involves an immune mediated inflammation affecting hair follicles resulting in cicatricial alopecia. We report a case of 55 years old female diagnosed as having features of this syndrome with cicatricial alopecia of FFA and FADP.


Keywords


Graham-Little-Piccardi-Lasseur syndrome, cicatricial alopecia, lichen planopilaris

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