Amyloidosis cutis dyschromia: a case report


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


Amyloidosis cutis dyschromia, hyperpigmentation, hypopigmented macules, amyloid deposits


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.


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