Scrofuloderma

Scrofuloderma

Scrofuloderma
Classification and external resources
ICD-10 A18.4 (ILDS A18.462)

Scrofuloderma (also known as "Tuberculosis cutis colliquativa"[1]) is a skin condition caused by tuberculous involvement of the skin by direct extension, usually from underlying tuberculous lymphadenitis.[2]:335

See also

References

  1. ^ Rapini, Ronald P.; Bolognia, Jean L.; Jorizzo, Joseph L. (2007). Dermatology: 2-Volume Set. St. Louis: Mosby. pp. Chapter 74.  
  2. ^ James, William D.; Berger, Timothy G.; et al. (2006). Andrews' Diseases of the Skin: clinical Dermatology. Saunders Elsevier.