Elastosis Perforans Serpiginosum Differential Diagnoses

Updated: Mar 06, 2019
  • Author: Elizabeth A Liotta, MD; Chief Editor: William D James, MD  more...
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Diagnostic Considerations

Also consider the following:

  • Dermatophytosis
  • Perforating collagenosis
  • Perforating granuloma annulare
  • Hypopigmented and somewhat atrophic skin behind a row of advancing papules (has been mistaken for vitiligo by experienced clinicians)
  • Acquired perforating dermatosis