A case of perianal and gluteal scrofulodefma

Rajesh Kumar Reddy, H. S. Shankar Ram, Ashwin Pai, Muthukumar

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Abstract

A 47-year-old male presented with multiple perianal and gluteal pus discharging sinuses. On examination, undermined sinus edges, thick and hyperpigmented surrounding skin, sacral tenderness and a lax anal sphincter were noted. Based on clinical, radiological and histopathological evaluations, patient was diagnosed to have sacral tuberculosis with perianal and gluteal scrofuloderma and he was started on anti-tuberculosis treatment.

Original languageEnglish
JournalJournal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research
Volume8
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 15-04-2014
Externally publishedYes

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Skin
Tuberculosis
cutaneous Tuberculosis
Suppuration
Anal Canal
Therapeutics

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  • Clinical Biochemistry

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Reddy, Rajesh Kumar ; Shankar Ram, H. S. ; Pai, Ashwin ; Muthukumar. / A case of perianal and gluteal scrofulodefma. In: Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 2014 ; Vol. 8, No. 4.
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A case of perianal and gluteal scrofulodefma. / Reddy, Rajesh Kumar; Shankar Ram, H. S.; Pai, Ashwin; Muthukumar.

In: Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research, Vol. 8, No. 4, 15.04.2014.

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