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A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Tuberculosis

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An inflammatory process caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis.

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Tuberculosis

An inflammatory process caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis. In the skin, it may be primary as a consequence of direct inoculation (tuberculosis verrucosa cutis) or secondary to a focus of tuberculosis in another organ (the lung for lupus vulgaris,…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Tuberculosis, Cutaneous

An inflammatory process caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis. In the skin, it may be primary as a consequence of direct inoculation (tuberculosis verrucosa cutis) or secondary to a focus of tuberculosis in another organ (the lung for lupus vulgaris,…

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Tuberculosis, Cutaneous: Overview

Overview Cutaneous tuberculosis includes all forms of tuberculosis affecting the skin-those in which organisms can be identified (tuberculous ulcer, scrofuloderma, orificial tuberculosis, tuberculosis verrucosa cutis, and lupus vulgaris) as well as…

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Rosacea: Suggested Reading

…ent of rosacea, part 5: a guide on the management of rosacea, Cutis, 93(3):134-138. Del Rosso JQ et al (2014). Consensus recommendations from the American Acne & Rosacea Society on the management of rosacea, part 3: a status report on systemic th…

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Angular Cheilitis: References

…Helms SE (2011) Angular cheilitis, part 1: local etiologies, Cutis, 87(6):289-295. Park KK, Brodell RT, Helms SE (2011) Angular cheilitis, part 2: nutritional, systemic, and drug-related causes and treament, Cutis, 87(1):27-32. Sharon V, Fazel N (2…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Nodular Vasculitis

…l with scars, usually on the posterior aspect of the legs of short, thick-legged women. No cause is usually found, but when Mycobacterium tuberculosis is shown to be the agent responsible, the condition then is termed “erythema induratum.”…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Tuberculosis verrucosa cutis

Tuberculosis verrucosa cutis Findings histopathologic Fully developed Granulomas dotting a lichenoid infiltrate of lymphocytes and plasma cells Beneath the zone of lichenoid lymphoplasmacytic infiltration, discrete granulomas surrounded by numerous…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Borreliosis (Lyme Disease)

…m migrans), pseudolymphomatous nodules (lymphadenosis benigna cutis), and acral patches and plaques that in time become atrophic (acrodermatitis chronica atrophicans). It may express itself in other organs as well, with cardiac, neurological, and art…

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Pemphigus Vulgaris: Overview

…f a positive tuberculin test. In the presence of a history of tuberculosis, treat concomitantly with oral isoniazid 300 mg/day throughout steroid or immunosuppressive therapy. Closely follow patients for clinical complications of immunosuppression an…

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Herpes Zoster & Varicella: Treatment

…xistent diseases contraindicating steroid usage (e.g., active tuberculosis, diabetes mellitus, and at times hypertension, osteoporosis, psychiatric disorders, and peptic ulcer disease). First steps (general measures for all patients) For blistering…

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