TITLE

Cutaneous malakoplakia in an HIV-positive patient

AUTHOR(S)
Savant, S. R.; Amladi, S. T.; Kangle, S. D.; Wadhwa, S. L.; Nayak, C. S.
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
International Journal of STD & AIDS;Jun2007, Vol. 18 Issue 6, p435
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Malakoplakia is an uncommon granulomatous infectious disease that is found primarily in the genitourinary tract, but may rarely involve the skin. We report a case of cutaneous malakoplakia in an HIV-positive patient diagnosed on the basis of Michaelis–Gutman bodies. The patient presented with ulcers, draining sinuses and tender papules and nodules mainly on perigenital area, buttocks and right thigh.
ACCESSION #
25534680

 

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