Lichen scrofulosorum synonyms, lichen scrofulosorum antonyms - FreeThesaurus.com
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any of several eruptive skin diseases characterized by hard thick lesions grouped together and resembling lichens growing on rocks
any thallophytic plant of the division Lichenes
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10) 12 Years Tuberculosis verrucosa cutis Inamadar AC (11) 15 Days Scrofuloderma Kumaran MS (12) Not mentioned Lichen scrofulosorum
1 month Ravindra K et al.
Other specific reactions include lupus vulgaris, scrofuloderma, lichen scrofulosorum, papulonecrotic tuberculid, erythema induratum of Bazin and granulomatous vasculitis.
So far only a single case of lichen scrofulosorum has been reported as a complication of BCG vaccination in one leprosy patient.
INTRODUCTION: Lichen scrofulosorum (LS) also known as tuberculosis (TB) cutis lichenoides, is a rare tuberculid that presents as a lichenoid eruption of minute papules in children and adolescents with TB.
Based on the history and the classical clinical features, a diagnosis of Lichen scrofulosorum was made.