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Year : 2014  |  Volume : 59  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 422

A case of extensive multifocal tuberculosis verrucosa cutis


Department of Dermatology, Command Hospital (Southern Command), Wanowrie, Pune, Maharashtra, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Biju Vasudevan
Department of Dermatology, Command Hospital (Southern Command), Wanowrie, Pune, Maharashtra
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DOI: 10.4103/0019-5154.135532

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Tuberculosis is probably as old as the human race itself. Cutaneous tuberculosis constitutes a very small proportion of extra pulmonary tuberculosis. Extensive, multifocal involvement of cutaneous tuberculosis is a very rare manifestation. We report one such case of extensive, multifocal tuberculosis verrucosa cutis in a 30-year-old immunocompetent male patient in the absence of any primary tubercular focus.


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