Indian Journal of Dermatology

: 1995  |  Volume : 40  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 53--54

Lethal Midline Granuloma

S.N Ghosh1, S.K Dey2, C Chatterjee3 

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S.N Ghosh

Midline granuloma is a term with several synonyms: Stewart’s granuloma, granuloma gangraenescens nasi, lethal granuloma, polymorphous reticulosis 2-4 The conditiin is characterized by localized inflammation, destruction and often mutilation of tissues of the upper respiratory tract and face and, unless treated, it ends fatally within 12 to 18 months of onset. The pathological changes are those of nonspecific chronic inflammation to necrotizing vasculitis and granulomatosis. A case of lethal midline granuloma is reported.

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Ghosh S, Dey S, Chatterjee C. Lethal Midline Granuloma.Indian J Dermatol 1995;40:53-54

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Ghosh S, Dey S, Chatterjee C. Lethal Midline Granuloma. Indian J Dermatol [serial online] 1995 [cited 2020 Jun 4 ];40:53-54
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