Search Results for: majocchi\'s granuloma

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Granuloma Inguinale

…ncommonly, papulovesicular eruption of unknown cause affecting persons over 40 years of age (and usually over 60), often in photodistribution, but sometimes widespread. Although named originally “transient acantholytic dermatosis” by…

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Granuloma Annulare

…ncommonly, papulovesicular eruption of unknown cause affecting persons over 40 years of age (and usually over 60), often in photodistribution, but sometimes widespread. Although named originally “transient acantholytic dermatosis” by…

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Kaposi’s Sarcoma

…ncommonly, papulovesicular eruption of unknown cause affecting persons over 40 years of age (and usually over 60), often in photodistribution, but sometimes widespread. Although named originally “transient acantholytic dermatosis” by…

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Leprosy/Hansen’s Disease and Reactional States

…ncommonly, papulovesicular eruption of unknown cause affecting persons over 40 years of age (and usually over 60), often in photodistribution, but sometimes widespread. Although named originally “transient acantholytic dermatosis” by…

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Raynaud’s Phenomenon/Disease

…ncommonly, papulovesicular eruption of unknown cause affecting persons over 40 years of age (and usually over 60), often in photodistribution, but sometimes widespread. Although named originally “transient acantholytic dermatosis” by…

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Granuloma Annulare: Key Points

…e usually presents as localized disease, generalized plaques or papules, or subcutaneous nodules. Granuloma annulare may be associated with internal disease such as diabetes, hyperlipidemia, thyroid disease, or HIV, albeit in limited studies….

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Granuloma Annulare: References

References Avitan-Hersh E, Sprecher H, Ramon M, Bergman R (2013). Does infection play a role in the pathogenesis of granuloma annulare? J Am Acad Dermatol, 68(2):342-343. Dabski K, Winkelmann RK (1989). Generalized granuloma annulare:…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Majocchi’s granuloma

…chophytic granuloma Comment The term “Majocchis granuloma” is misleading because it implies that the process is one in which histiocytes predominate, when, in actuality, that is true only at the apogee of it; the condition begins