Original Article O Fatusi, O Onayemi, K Adebiyi, V Adetiloye, F Owotade, O Oninla Keywords facial ulcer, histopathological diagnosis, lupus vulgaris, tuberculosis cutis orificialis
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.
This delay could have been averted if there was a high index of clinical suspicion especially with her unexplained and progressive ulcerated and nodular facial lesions.