Amyloidosis cutis dyschromia: a case report

Anup Kumar Tiwary, Dharmender Kumar Mishra, Yashwant Anant Lal, Shyam Sundar Chaudhary

Abstract


Amyloidosis cutis dyschromia is a very rare variant of primary cutaneous amyloidosis clinically characterized by hyper- and hypopigmented/depigmented macules in generalized distribution. Diagnosis is based on histopathological demonstration of amyloid deposits in papillary dermis and its confirmation by Congo red staining. We hereby report a case of amyloidosis cutis dyschromia.


Keywords


Amyloidosis cutis dyschromia, hyperpigmentation, hypopigmented macules, amyloid deposits

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