Search Results for: histoid leprosy

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A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Leprosy

An inflammatory disease caused by Mycobacterium leprae.

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Leprosy

…or plaques of tuberculoid leprosy, whereas those who are immunologically incompetent have nodules and tumors of lepromatous leprosy. When features of both tuberculoid and lepromatous leprosy are present together in one person, the disease is…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Leprosy/Hansen’s Disease and Reactional States

…or plaques of tuberculoid leprosy, whereas those who are immunologically incompetent have nodules and tumors of lepromatous leprosy. When features of both tuberculoid and lepromatous leprosy are present together in one person, the disease is…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Leprosy/Hansen’s Disease and Reactional States: Overview

…ar the tuberculoid pole). Paucibacillary patients are those with indeterminate, pure tuberculoid, and borderline tuberculoid leprosy (less than 3-5 skin lesions), in which organisms are absent. The identification of any mycobacteria in the tissue,…

Dermoscopy of histoid leprosy: a case report

Dermoscopy of histoid leprosy: a case report

…chronic granulomatous disease, is not described in the literature. Here, we describe dermoscopic patterns in a patient with histoid leprosy (HL). Case Report A 54-year-old male presented with a history of asymptomatic skin lesions over the back and…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Malassezia Infections: Initial Evaluation

…ible scale. Differential diagnosis Differential diagnosis includes seborrheic dermatitis, pityriasis rosea, pityriasis alba, leprosy, syphilis, vitiligo, parapsoriasis, mycosis fungoides, and anetoderma. Malassezia (formerly Pityrosporum)…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Leprosy

…tuberculoid and lepromatous leprosy in regard to immunity of the host; it presents itself as macules, patches, and plaques. Histoid leprosy occurs as violaceous nodules in persons whose lepromatous leprosy is resistant to treatment; the diffuse…

Differential Diagnosis in Dermatopathology

Tuberculoid leprosy vs. Sarcoidosis

…or plaques of tuberculoid leprosy, whereas those who are immunologically incompetent have nodules and tumors of lepromatous leprosy. When features of both tuberculoid and lepromatous leprosy are present together in one person, the disease is…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Leprosy

…or plaques of tuberculoid leprosy, whereas those who are immunologically incompetent have nodules and tumors of lepromatous leprosy. When features of both tuberculoid and lepromatous leprosy are present together in one person, the disease is…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Erythema Multiforme: Key Points

Key Points Erythema multiforme (EM) is a clinical syndrome marked by either target lesions and/or mucosal erosions. It may be idiopathic or seen in association with infections or medications. EM has been reported in association with herpes simplex…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Vitiligo: Initial Evaluation

…Initial Evaluation Vitiligo Differential diagnosis Tinea versicolor Pityriasis alba Discoid lupus…

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