Papulonecrotic tuberculid

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Papulonecrotic tuberculid
a) Papulonecrotic tuberculid lesions of case two before treatment. Soybean-sized crusted papules symmetrically located around both her thighs, interspersed with nodules and pustules. b) Papulonecrotic tuberculid lesions of case two after one-month treatment. Significant clinical improvement was noted without new lesions occuring

Papulonecrotic tuberculid is usually an asymptomatic, chronic skin disorder, presenting in successive crops, skin lesions symmetrically distributed on the extensor extremities.[1]: 337 [2]

See also


  1. James, William D.; Berger, Timothy G.; et al. (2006). Andrews' Diseases of the Skin: clinical Dermatology. Saunders Elsevier. ISBN 0-7216-2921-0.
  2. Rapini, Ronald P.; Bolognia, Jean L.; Jorizzo, Joseph L. (2007). Dermatology: 2-Volume Set. St. Louis: Mosby. ISBN 978-1-4160-2999-1.

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