Jessner Lymphocytic Infiltration of the Skin Differential Diagnoses

Updated: Jun 27, 2022
  • Author: Kara Melissa Torres Culala, MD; Chief Editor: William D James, MD  more...
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Diagnostic Considerations

Yi and Gru reported 2 cases of of primary cutaneous CD4+ small/medium T-cell lymphoproliferative disorder mimicking both Jessner lymphocytic infiltration of the skin and lupus tumidus. [23]

Differential Diagnoses

  • Cutaneous lymphoid hyperplasia

  • Cutaneous lymphoma

  • Granuloma Annulare

  • Granuloma Faciale

  • Gyrate erythema

  • Lupus erythematosus tumidus

  • Plaque form of polymorphous light reaction

  • Reticular erythematous mucinosis