Multiple facial papules on a HIV-positive man

A man, aged 42 years, infected with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) presented with several small, dome-shaped, flesh-colored papules with central umbilication on his face. The papules were mildly itchy at times, and the patient reported that they have been increasing in number over the last few weeks. The patient was on medication for HIV infection, specifically highly active antiretroviral therapy ...