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Figure 3: (a) Histopathologic examination of atrophic lesion shows retiform effacement with epidermal thinning (H and E, × 40); inset with biopsy specimen of atrophic lesion shows multiple short hyphae and spores visible in the cornified layer (PAS stain, × 100); (b) Histopathologic examination of atrophic lesion shows no alteration of elastic fibers in the dermis (Verhoeff's elastic stain, × 40)

Figure 3: (a) Histopathologic examination of atrophic lesion shows retiform effacement with epidermal thinning (H and E, × 40); inset with biopsy specimen of atrophic lesion shows multiple short hyphae and spores visible in the cornified layer (PAS stain, × 100); (b) Histopathologic examination of atrophic lesion shows no alteration of elastic fibers in the dermis (Verhoeff's elastic stain, × 40)