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Eosinophilic Pustular Folliculitis
Chang-Lin Chen, Shang-Ging Liu, Jen-Hong Yang, Chu-Kwan Wong
Dermatol Sinica 7: 95-100, 1989

We herein report a case of eosinophilic pustular folliculitis (Ofuji's disease), an uncommon disease in Taiwan, China. A 25-year-old male suffered from sterile, pruritic papules and pustules peripheraly located on an erythematous to brownish plaque on his face for 5 months. The lesion evidenced periperal extension with central clearing and hyerpigmentaion, and it was characterized by exacerbation and partial remission. Histopathologic examination showed typical features of eosinophilic pustular folliculitis.

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