Erythema Elevatum Diutinum in a Patient with Human Herpesvirus 6 Infection

Drago, F.; Semino, M.; Rampini, P.; Lugani, C.; Rebora, A.
March 1999
Acta Dermato-Venereologica;03/18/99, Vol. 79 Issue 1, p91
Academic Journal
Focuses on the association between HIV infection and erythema elevatum diutinum. Role of the infectious agents on the etiology of the disease; Interpretation of serological findings; Detection of antibodies in primary infections and in reactivations sites.


Related Articles

  • Incidence and Prognostic Significance of Skin Disease in Patients with HIV/AIDS: A 5-year Observational Study. Jensen, Birgitte Løkke; Weismann, Kaare; Sindrup, Jens Hein; Søndergaard, Jørgen; Schmidt, Karsten // Acta Dermato-Venereologica;Mar/Apr2000, Vol. 80 Issue 2, p140 

    Examines the frequency of skin diseases and its prognostic significance for the progression of HIV infections. Indicator of the immune system and the prognosis of HIV infections; Number of myocutaneous diseases; Lists of the frequent registered diseases.

  • Answers to questions published in the April issue.  // International Journal of STD & AIDS;Jul2003, Vol. 14 Issue 7, p437 

    The answers to a quiz about HIV-related skin diseases are presented.

  • Cutaneous manifestations of HIV. Weinberg, Jeffrey M. // Infectious Disease News;Apr2014, Vol. 27 Issue 4, p4 

    The author discusses cutaneous manifestations in certain diseases that may also indicate undiagnosed HIV infection including Molluscum contagiosum, varicella zoster, and psoriasis.

  • HIV-related skin diseases treatable if caught early. Wynn, Paul // Dermatology Times;Oct99, Vol. 20 Issue 10, p64 

    Reports on the curability of skin diseases of persons with HIV if caught early. Importance of detailed skin examinations; Kaposi's sarcoma; Herpes zoster; Dermatophytosis; Median CD4 cell count.

  • African Immigrant with Weight Loss and Disseminated Skin Lesions. Mackowiak, Philip A. // Clinical Infectious Diseases;9/1/2003, Vol. 37 Issue 5, p692 

    Focuses on the case of an African immigrant with weight loss and disseminated skin lesions. Medical history of shigella infection of the man; Positive results of a screening test for HIV antibodies for the man; Information about the medical therapy of the man.

  • HIV infection and skin-care needs. Cohan, Gary R. // Advocate;7/25/95, Issue 686, p47 

    Presents several commonly encountered examples of noncancerous HIV-related skin conditions and some useful strategies to prevent them.

  • Rapidly Progressive Skin Lesions Requiring Admission in a Young, HIV-Infected Man.  // Clinical Infectious Diseases;Jan2013, Vol. 56 Issue 1, p117 

    The article presents a case study of a 28-year-old man who was admitted to hospital with skin lesions. It mentions that he was diagnosed with HIV infection and hospitalized with Pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia for which he received treatment with trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole. The case further...

  • DERMATOSE FEBRIL – UM DIAGNÓSTICO A NÃO ESQUECER. Mendes-Bastos, Pedro; Coelho-Macias, Vasco; Fernandes, Cândida; Cardoso, Jorge // Revista da Sociedade Portuguesa de Dermatologia e Venereologia;jan-mar2015, Vol. 73 Issue 1, p141 

    A 46 year-old male patient with HIV-1/HCV coinfection and liver cirrhosis admitted with fever, prostration, and asthenia. On physical examination, scarce necrotic pustules on an erythematous base on the fingers and toes with swelling, pain and functional limitation of the left tibiotarsal joint...

  • 5. Imiquimod 5% Cream for the Treatment of Cutaneous Lesions in Immunocompromised Patients. Johnson, Richard; Fleth, Eggert Stock // Acta Dermato-Venereologica;Sep2003 Supplement 214, Vol. 83, p23 

    Diseases that compromise the immune system can either be acquired, like human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), or can be the result of a treatment that suppresses the individual's immune system, for example, after organ transplantation. Imiquimod has been shown to be effective in obtaining complete...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics