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Pityriasis Rubra Pilaris

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Synonyms of Pityriasis Rubra Pilaris

  • Devergie Disease
  • Lichen Acuminatus
  • Lichen Psoriasis
  • Lichen Ruber Acuminatus
  • Pityriasis Pilaris
  • PRP

Disorder Subdivisions

  • No subdivisions found.

General Discussion

Pityriasis Rubra Pilaris is a mildly itchy chronic skin disorder that is possibly caused by an inherited metabolic defect. Initially, the disorder is characterized by elevated spots (papules) on the skin. These spots grow and become connected, producing red plaques over large areas.

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