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pap·ule

 (păp′yo͞ol) also pap·u·la (-yə-lə)
n. pl. pap·ules also pap·u·lae (-yə-lē′)
A small, solid, usually inflammatory elevation of the skin that does not contain pus.

[Latin papula.]

pap′u·lar (-yə-lər) adj.
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pap·u·lar

a. papular, rel. a una pápula, papuloso-a, papulado-a.
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The differential for linear papular lesions includes inflammatory linear verrucous epidermal nevus (ILVEN), blaschkitis, or linear morphea.
he presentation of EM may vary, but most of the lesions are erythematous papular lesions.
A 37-year-old man presented with a sudden-onset, nonpruritic, nonpainful, papular rash of 1 month's duration on his trunk and both arms and legs.
These papular lesions had first appeared 18 months before in the neck.
Her physical examination revealed a lesion of the soft palate that was erythematous and papular in nature (figure 1).
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Congenital atrichia with papular lesions (APL) is a rare disease with autosomal recessive inheritance characterized by scarring alopecia that develops soon after birth.
Other differential diagnoses include self-healing juvenile cutaneous mucinosis and acral persistent papular mucinosis.
A consistent clinical presentation of these lesions has not been identified; other authors have reported brown, bluish, and erythematous lesions which may appear papular or ulcerative [1, 4, 5].
She went on to develop oral ulcers, submandibular swelling and circinate papular lesions on both shins.