Search Results for: tuberculosis verrucosa cutis

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A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Tuberculosis

An inflammatory process caused by Mycobacterium tuberculosis.

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Tuberculosis

…ss 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, and bones, as well…

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Tuberculosis, Cutaneous

…ss 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, and bones, as well…

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Tuberculosis, Cutaneous: Overview

…the skin-those in which organisms can be identified (tuberculous ulcer, scrofuloderma, orificial tuberculosis, tuberculosis verrucosa cutis, and lupus vulgaris) as well as those conditions formerly called “tuberculids” (erythema…

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Rosacea: Suggested Reading

…ns from the American Acne & Rosacea Society on the management of rosacea, part 3: a status report on systemic therapies. Cutis, 93(1): 18-28. Del Rosso JQ, Thiboutot D, Gallo R, et al. (2014). Consensus recommendations from the American Acne…

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Angular Cheilitis: References

References Park KK, Brodell RT, 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,…

Histologic Diagnosis of Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Tuberculosis verrucosa cutis

…ituation in primary inoculation tuberculosis, in which a host never before had exposure to tubercle bacilli, in tuberculosis verrucosa cutis, a host had developed immunity to tubercle bacilli previously. As a consequence, instead of rampant…

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Pediculosis (Lice): Treatment

…ypically occur in persons with limited access to hygiene. These persons may also be at risk for nutritional deficiencies and tuberculosis. Their social situation should be investigated. Head lice A common first-line treatment for head lice is to…

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Erythema Nodosum: Overview

…been treated appropriately. Systemic steroids are contraindicated in those cases triggered by systemic fungal infections or tuberculosis. Pitfalls The most frequent reason for relapse is too rapid resumption of physical activity (jogging, aerobics…

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Psoriasis: Principles of Psoriasis Management

…-term benefits and risks. When modulating the immune system, one is always attuned to the risk of infection, reactivation of tuberculosis, and malignancy, and these risks should be taken into consideration and discussed when screening potential…

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Periorificial Dermatitis: References

References Chen A, Zirwas M (2009) Steroid-induced rosacealike dermatitis: case report and review of the literature, Cutis, 83(4): 198-204. Jansen T, Melnik BC, Schadendorf D (2010) Steroid-induced periorificial dermatitis in children-clinical…

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