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665 Possible Causes for Facial Ulceration

  • Basal Cell Carcinoma

    Trigeminal trophic syndrome is an uncommon cause of facial ulcers, that affects the sensitive area of the trigeminal nerve.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] RESULTS: In total, 331 cases of facial BCC were included, and 10 lesions recurrences (3%) were identified within the observation period.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Basal cell carcinoma usually occurs on the head and neck, but very rarely on extra-facial locations.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Skin Cancer

    Javascript er ikke aktivert i din nettleser. Dette er nødvendig for å bruke Oncolex. Kontakt din systemadministrator for å aktivere JavaScript. Medical editor Åse Bratland MD Oncologist Oslo University Hospital Recently updated 09.03.2013 Skin cancer is divided into: Malignant melanoma - originating from melanocytes in[…][oncolex.org]

  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the Skin

    Author: Honorary Associate Professor Amanda Oakley, Dermatologist, Hamilton, New Zealand, 1997. Updated December 2015. Cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma — codes and concepts open Advertisement Skin cancer App to facilitate skin self-examination and early detection. Read more. Text: Miiskin What is cutaneous[…][dermnetnz.org]

  • Syphilis

    Characteristic signs include Hutchinson's teeth, typical facial appearance and bowed sabre shins.[dermnetnz.org] Differential diagnosis of clinical symptoms of syphilis Ulcers Genital ulcers : genital herpes, trauma, cancer ; and less commonly, tuberculosis, chancroid Anal ulcers : genital[dermnetnz.org] Differential diagnosis of clinical symptoms of syphilis Ulcers Genital ulcers : genital herpes , trauma, cancer ; and less commonly, tuberculosis , chancroid Anal ulcers :[dermnetnz.org]

  • Primary Syphilis

    Characteristic signs include Hutchinson's teeth, typical facial appearance and bowed sabre shins.[dermnetnz.org] Differential diagnosis of clinical symptoms of syphilis Ulcers Genital ulcers : genital herpes, trauma, cancer ; and less commonly, tuberculosis, chancroid Anal ulcers : genital[dermnetnz.org]

  • Erythropoietic Porphyria

    Br J Haematol. 2016 May;173(3):365-79. doi: 10.1111/bjh.13978. Epub 2016 Mar 11. Author information 1 U.O. di Medicina Interna, Fondazione IRCCS Cà Granda - Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milano, Italy. Abstract Congenital erythropoietic porphyria (CEP) is a rare genetic disease resulting from the remarkable deficient activity[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Lupus Vulgaris

    Original Article O Fatusi, O Onayemi, K Adebiyi, V Adetiloye, F Owotade, O Oninla Keywords facial ulcer, histopathological diagnosis, lupus vulgaris, tuberculosis cutis orificialis[ispub.com] Facial swelling and ulceration with nasal destruction. Cleve Clin J Med 2011;78:289-90. 13. Miteva L. Alopecia: A rare manifestation of lupus vulgaris.[e-ijd.org] Facial swelling and ulceration with nasal destruction. Cleve Clin J Med 2011;78:289-90. 14. Padmavathy L, Rao LL, Ethirajan N, Krishnaswami B.[ijmm.org]

  • Lethal Midline Granuloma

    Lethal midline granuloma (LMG) or midline malignant polymorphic reticulosis is characterized by progressive, unrelenting ulceration and necrosis of the midline facial tissues[link.springer.com] Physical exam Upon observation, key findings include facial swelling and erythema.[symptoma.com] A condition that is characterized by inflammation, ulceration, and perforation of the nose and the PALATE with progressive destruction of midline facial structures.[profiles.umassmed.edu]

  • Yaws

    Gangosa or rhinopharyngitis mutilans denotes mutilating facial ulceration of the palate and nasopharynx secondary to osteitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Nodular lesions may develop near the joints and their ulceration is seen.[medindia.net] Painful ulcers or nodules may develop on the skin (cutaneous) and cause facial disfigurement.[rarediseases.org]

  • Mucocutaneous Leishmaniasis

    Midline destructive lesions have multiple possible etiologies, which can be grouped into neoplastic, infectious, or vasculitis-associated. The purpose of these case reports and literature review was to highlight the need to include mucocutaneous leishmaniasis in the diagnosis of midfacial lesions in any patient who has[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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