November 2003

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History:
The patient is a 43 year-old woman with a history of acute myelogenous leukemia, in remission 6 weeks after allogeneic bone marrow transplantation, who presented with an eruption of asymptomatic pink papules on her trunk that had appeared over the previous two weeks

Physical Exam:
On her lower back and abdomen were scores of firm, pink papules, 4-10 mm in size(Figs.1,2)

 

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