Search Results for: leishmaniasis

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Tuberculosis

…se entirely, such as rosacea. Erythema induration now is known as nodular vasculitis.   Differential diagnosis clinical Leishmaniasis of the noduloulcerative type is indistinguishable morphologically from tuberculous chancre and from syphilitic…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Images

…infiltrates of lymphocytes not only may be seen in lupus vulgaris, tuberculoid leprosy, and the recidivans manifestation of leishmaniasis, but also in sarcoidosis. Moreover, necrosis of histiocytes sometimes may occur in the center of granulomas in…

Multiple confluent reddish nodules

Multiple confluent reddish nodules

…1,3]. The clinical differential diagnosis is broad, including chromomycosis, lepromatous leprosy, anergic cutaneous American leishmaniasis, sporotrichosis, paracoccidioidomycosis, lymphedema (elephantiasis verrucosa nostra), Kaposi’s sarcoma,…

Introduction to Dermatology in Primary Care

Introduction to Dermatology in Primary Care

…hic variation of the types of diseases and case mixes encountered, whether they are infectious conditions, such as cutaneous leishmaniasis, or more environmentally influenced conditions, such as skin cancer. Over all of this is added the influence…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Foreign body reaction

…etimes can be identified in a lesion of sarcoidosis. Infectious processes (deep fungal infection, atypical mycobacteria, and leishmaniasis) may manifest themselves as granulomatous infiltrates that may mimic any of the types of foreign body…