STRIA ATROPHICA

Are scar like lesions which are purple in colour formed on thighs, abdomen, buttocks or breasts. Later their colour changes into white. There are also some other factors that are related to this.

STRIA ATROPHICA: "Stria atrophica may be a result of pregnancy, rapid growth during puberty or due to the long term treatment done with corticosteroids."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "STRIA ATROPHICA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/stria-atrophica/ (accessed November 27, 2020).
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