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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 Azithro…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Errors and Reasons

…rcoid (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, sarcoid is a systemic granulomatous disease that may affect skin a…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Syphilis

…y 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 pityriasis rosea and lichen planus, and of neoplastic diseases such as my…