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Noun1.papulovesicle - a papule that changes into a blister
papule - a small inflamed elevation of skin that is nonsuppurative (as in chicken pox)
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The pruritic rash usually consists of acute-onset monomorphous, flat-topped or dome-shaped red-brown papules and papulovesicles, one to 10 mm in size, located symmetrically on the face (FIGURE 6), the extensor surfaces of the arms and legs, and, less commonly, the buttocks.
Most commonly, the physical examination findings were vesicles or papulovesicles (52%), but crusting (33%), pustules (6%), and erosions (23%) also occurred.
The intensity of the response may vary, ranging from a slightly irritable red erythema to wheals with papules or papulovesicles matched with intense itch arising between 3 and 6 h after exposure, with a peak after 12 to 24 h.
The lesion characteristically progresses rapidly from small indurate papulovesicles to necrotic ulcers with surrounding erythematic and a central black Escher.
PLEVA tends to present more acutely with papulovesicles that may develop necrotic, ulcerative, or haemorrhagic changes.
Cutaneous examination revealed multiple skin-coloured, shiny, papulovesicles present over the malar area of face, nose, around the eyes and mouth, ranging in size from 2-3mm (Figure 1).