Fluid-filled striae in a patient of SLE with hypoalbuminemia and proteinuria

Authors

  • Saman Iqbal Goraya Department of Dermatology, Shaikh Zayed Medical Complex (SZMC), Lahore, Pakistan
  • Javeria Rasheed Department of Dermatology, Shaikh Zayed Medical Complex (SZMC), Lahore, Pakistan
  • Safoora Aamir Department of Dermatology, Shaikh Zayed Medical Complex (SZMC), Lahore, Pakistan.

Keywords:

Fluid filled striae, Hypoalbuminemia, Fluid filled striae, hypoalbuminemia, proteinuria, SLE, bullous SLE

Abstract

Striae distensae (SD) or stretch marks are common dermatological lesions which are primarily a form of dermal damage resulting from excessive stretching of the skin. It has both physiological and pathological etiologies like pregnancy, rapid weight loss or gain, adolescence, Cushing syndrome and Marfan's Syndrome,prolonged local or systemic corticosteroid. Here we report the unusual presentation of fluid accumulation in striae distensae in a patient of SLE with hypoalbuminemia.

Author Biography

Safoora Aamir, Department of Dermatology, Shaikh Zayed Medical Complex (SZMC), Lahore, Pakistan.

Professor of Dermatology

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Published

2024-05-06

How to Cite

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Goraya SI, Rasheed J, Aamir S. Fluid-filled striae in a patient of SLE with hypoalbuminemia and proteinuria. J Pak Assoc Dermatol [Internet]. 2024May6 [cited 2024May22];34(1):328-9. Available from: https://jpad.com.pk/index.php/jpad/article/view/2310

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