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Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Miliary tuberculosis

…patients infected with the human immunodeficiency virus are at great risk of developing tuberculosis, many of whom die from miliary tuberculosis. Findings histopathologic in miliary tuberculosis are consonant with the reality immunologic: bacilli…

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…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Tuberculosis

…the skin from tuberculous foci that reside beneath it in lymph nodes, bones, or joints; draining sinuses are accompaniments. Miliary tuberculosis is a widespread eruption of macules and papules, each of which corresponds to a focus in the skin of…