Diabetic dermopathy ("shin spots") and diabetic bullae ("bullosis diabeticorum") at the same patient

Piotr Brzezinski, Anca E Chiriac, Tudor Pinteala, Liliana Foia, Anca Chiriac
Pakistan Journal of Medical Sciences Quarterly 2015, 31 (5): 1275-6
We present a diabetic patient with associated two diabetic dermatoses: diabetic dermopathy ("shin spots") and diabetic bullae. A 34-year-old man, with long history of diabetes mellitus, hypertension, and moderate obesity presented to Dermatology Unit for diagnosis of his skin lesions. On clinical examination multiple, light brown, irregular patches, with atrophic scars and crusts over large bullae were observed on the anterior aspect of both legs.

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