Dermatology – MCQ 20 – Boy with ill defined, hypopigmented slightly atrophic macule

An 8 year old boy from Bihar presents with a 6 months history of an ill defined, hypopigmented slightly atrophic macule on the face. The most likely diagnosis is:
A. Pityriasis alba
B. Indeterminate leprosy
C. Morphea
D. Calcium deficiency

Correct answer : B. Indeterminate leprosy

Bihar is a known endemic region for leprosy.

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