HV was ruled out on clinical morphological differences and the absence of crusts and varioliform
scarring after sun exposure that are typically seen with and without dermoscopy (5).
Instead it recognizes various types of gastropathy which include portal gastropathy, hyperaemic, erosive, haemorrhagic, hypertrophic, NSAID-related and varioliform
Resolution occurs with varioliform
scarring and dyspigmentation in 2-18 months.
Samples submitted for histopathologic examination included skin from the varioliform
exanthema areas, trachea, thymus gland, bursa of fabricius, and internal organs.
A diagnosis of lymphocytic gastritis can only be made on histology, but many patients have the endoscopic features of varioliform
gastritis with mucosal nodules, chronic persistent erosions and thickened mucosal folds.