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Elastosis perforans serpiginosa related to vascular Ehlers-Danlos syndrome


Elastosis perforans serpiginosa (EPS) is a rare skin disease with elimination of connective tissue fibers from dermis to epidermis. The typical presentation shows hyperkeratotic red or skin-colored papules arranged in a circinate pattern. We present a 26-year-old woman with EPS known to have vascular Ehlers-Danlos syndrome.

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