Journal of Medical Cases, ISSN 1923-4155 print, 1923-4163 online, Open Access
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Volume 4, Number 3, March 2013, pages 128-129

Knuckle Pads Versus Gottron’s Papules: Making a Differential Diagnosis


Figure 1.
Figure 1. Knuckle pads overlying metacarpophalangeal, proximal interphalangeal and distal interphalangeal joints of both hands.
Figure 2.
Figure 2. Well-circumscribed, non-tender, erythematous hyperkeratotic plaques varying in size between 0.5 - 1.8 cm.