The following painless nodule was removed from the subcutaneous skin of the abdomen from an African male. He comments that the skin of his lower extremities is dry, focally depigmented, and extremely itchy. Diagnosis? (CLICK ON IMAGES TO ENLARGE)
Every week I will post a new Case, along with the answer to the previous case. Please feel free to write in with your answers, comments, and questions. Also check out my image archive website at http://parasitewonders.com. Enjoy!
The Fine Print: Please note that all opinions expressed here are mine and not my employer. Information provided here is for educational purposes only. It is not intended as and does not substitute for medical advice. I do not accept medical consults from patients.