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Leucoderma syphiliticum in a pregnant woman
  1. Yashdeep Singh Pathania,
  2. Anil Budania
  1. Dermatology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Jodhpur, India
  1. Correspondence to Dr Anil Budania, Dermatology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Jodhpur 342005, India; anilbuddy25{at}

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A 32-year-old woman at 31 weeks’ gestation with a history of premature rupture of membranes presented with asymptomatic hypopigmented macules on her upper back and neck region of 2 months’ duration (figure 1). There was no rash prior to the onset of hypopigmented lesions, no lesions over the palms and soles, and no history of ulcer in the genital region both in our index case and her …

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  • Contributors YSP: saw and evaluated the case during emergency call. AB: overall supervision.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Patient consent for publication Not required.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; internally peer reviewed.

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