Collagen Vascular Diseases
Gottron's papules or sign is seen in: (AIIMS Nov 2012)
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Dermatomyositis is a collagen vascular disease and myositis is its predominant feature. It is manifested in the skin by a pink-violaceous heliotrope hue of the periorbital skin, dilations of nail fold capillaries, erythema over small joints, erythematous 2-4 mm papules with some central scarring also over the joints, called Gottron's papules.