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Lichen Planus Pigmentosus Inversus: A Case Series

Lichen planus pigmentosus inversus (LPPI) is a rare lichen planus pigmentosus inversus (LPPI) form that develops in the flexuaral and intertriginous areas as brown macules, papules, or reticulated hyperpigmentation. The lesions are usually asymptomatic. Mucosae, scalp, and palmoplantar areas are unaffected by the condition. LPPI differential diagnoses include ashy dermatosis, mycosis fungoides, occupational dermatoses, and…
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May 3, 2022 0

Morphological Character Variations in Lasiodiplodia Species: Pathogen of Inflorescence Dieback in Cashew Growing Ecologies of Nigeria

Nine isolates of Lasiodiplodia theobromae were collected from cashew inflorescences showing typical symptoms of dieback disease in nine different farms belonging to various cashew growing ecologies of Nigeria. The result revealed that most of the Lasiodiplodia species isolates exhibited significant differences in morphology, colour and spore dimensions. The colony growth rate of Lasiodiplodia species range…
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April 6, 2020 0