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Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Erythema nodosum

…antigenic stimuli, such as those of infectious agents, e.g., streptococci, Mycobacteria tuberculosis, yersinia, histoplasma, coccidioides, and blastomyces; drugs, e.g., oral contraceptives; malignant neoplasms, e.g., lymphoma and leukemia; and…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Nodular vasculitis

…tum/nodular vasculitis, those organisms seem to be responsible for bringing about the lesions in some patients, analogous to Coccidioides immitis in a lung that induces erythema nodosum in some patients. In most patients with nodular vasculitis,…

Erythema multiforme and erythema nodosum lesions with cervical lymphadenopathy

Erythema multiforme and erythema nodosum lesions with cervical lymphadenopathy

…tuberculosis, parasitic infections [Toxoplasma gondii], fungal infections [Blastomyces dermatitidis, Histoplasma capsulatum, Coccidioides immitis], and opportunistic infections] and non-infectious diseases (Kawasaki disease, sarcoidosis disease,…