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Plate 43-Morphoea or Addison's keloid

Plate 43-Morphoea or Addison's keloid

Title

Plate 43-Morphoea or Addison's keloid

Subject

Description

Modern Term: Linear morphea (en coup de sabre)

En coup de sabre, meaning stroke of a sword, is used to describe a linear depressed plaque of the head due to morphea (localized scleroderma). When severe with facial hemi-atrophy, it is referred to as Parry-Romberg syndrome.

Source

Atlas of portraits of diseases of the skin

Publisher

New Sydenham Society

Date

1860-1884

Rights

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Format

Still image

Identifier

http://hdl.handle.net/10079/bibid/1859713

Citation

“Plate 43-Morphoea or Addison's keloid,” Online Exhibits@Yale, accessed August 20, 2019, http://exhibits.library.yale.edu/document/9336.

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