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Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Chancroid

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Chancroid: Overview

Overview The diagnosis of chancroid is usually clinical, although improved culture techniques allow isolation of the causative organism, H. ducreyi. The therapeutic strategy is to eliminate the pathogenic microorganism. Treatment First Steps…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Errors and Reasons

…s epithelioid (like an epithelium), fibrinoid (like fibrin), sarcoid (fleshy like a sarcoma), lichenoid (like a lichen), and chancroid (like a chancre); epithelioid cells are plump oval, unlike those of most epithelial cells, fibrinoid is fibrin,…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Syphilis

…become ulcerated. Differential diagnosis clinical A chancre may be simulated by lesions of other venereal diseases, such as chancroid and granuloma inguinale, lesions of secondary syphilis by those of various inflammatory diseases such as…