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Diffuse and eruptive xanthogranulomatous dermatitis, unknown etiology

Nickens CMN - MedPix (2007)

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Affiliation: Uniformed Services University

ABSTRACT

Diagnosis: Diffuse and eruptive xanthogranulomatous dermatitis, unknown etiology

History: Case presented by LCDR Wilford Lumbang and CDR Elizabeth Satter, MC, USN at the 2007 Uniformed Services Dermatology Seminar, San Antonio, TX. 66 yo man with history of hip replacement with Stryker hip prosthesis February 2006. Approximately one day after surgery the patient presented with a pruritic violaceous symmetric eruption on face, trunk and proximal extremities, but sparing incision site. PAST MEDICAL HISTORY/MEDICATIONS: COPD (Advair), Allergic Rhinitis (Allegra and Flonase), Osteoarthritis (Mobic), Hypertension (Monopril, HCTZ and Amlodipine), GERD (Aciphex). On Lovenox for 4 weeks post hip implant

Findings: S06-13374 A and B (right inner arm and left mid back). Xanthogranulomatous dermatitis.

Exam: Violaceous non blanching papules and plaques, with minimal scale. Mild rhinitis and watering of eyes. No lymphadenopathy. Hip incision site well- healed without tenderness, erythema or discharge. LAB: Mildly elevated erythrocyte sedimentation rate, lipid panel within normal limits except for a mild increase of HDL and VLDL.

No MeSH data available.


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Diffuse and eruptive xanthogranulomatous dermatitis, unknown etiology

Nickens CMN - MedPix (2007)

Histology of xanthogranulomatous dermatitis.
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MPX1588_synpic36865: Histology of xanthogranulomatous dermatitis.

View Article: MedPix Image - MedPix Case

Affiliation: Uniformed Services University

ABSTRACT

Diagnosis: Diffuse and eruptive xanthogranulomatous dermatitis, unknown etiology

History: Case presented by LCDR Wilford Lumbang and CDR Elizabeth Satter, MC, USN at the 2007 Uniformed Services Dermatology Seminar, San Antonio, TX. 66 yo man with history of hip replacement with Stryker hip prosthesis February 2006. Approximately one day after surgery the patient presented with a pruritic violaceous symmetric eruption on face, trunk and proximal extremities, but sparing incision site. PAST MEDICAL HISTORY/MEDICATIONS: COPD (Advair), Allergic Rhinitis (Allegra and Flonase), Osteoarthritis (Mobic), Hypertension (Monopril, HCTZ and Amlodipine), GERD (Aciphex). On Lovenox for 4 weeks post hip implant

Findings: S06-13374 A and B (right inner arm and left mid back). Xanthogranulomatous dermatitis.

Exam: Violaceous non blanching papules and plaques, with minimal scale. Mild rhinitis and watering of eyes. No lymphadenopathy. Hip incision site well- healed without tenderness, erythema or discharge. LAB: Mildly elevated erythrocyte sedimentation rate, lipid panel within normal limits except for a mild increase of HDL and VLDL.

No MeSH data available.