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416 Possible Causes for Perianal Ulcer

  • Tuberculosis

    Ulcerative skin tuberculosis (TB) is a rare form of extrapulmonary TB. We present a case of a 65-year-old patient with perianal ulcer, which had been present for 1 year.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Histological examination of perianal skin showed necrotizing granulomatous lesions, acid-fast staining in sputum samples was , TB antibody in the blood was positive, TB DNA[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Lymphogranuloma Venereum

    Two cases of HIV-infected patients presenting with isolated perianal ulcer disease are reported here.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We report a white bisexual male who presented with a painful perianal ulcer, inguinal lymphadenitis, and concomitant infection with human immunodeficiency virus 1 (HIV-1).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Persistent perianal or genital ulcer was also reported [ 4 , 5 ].[omicsonline.org]

  • Primary HIV Infection

    Consider the diagnosis in patients presenting with a blotchy rash on the trunk or oral or perianal ulcers.[patient.info] Aphthous ulcers are shallow and painful and usually affect the posterior oropharynx.[reference.medscape.com] Lesions from herpes simplex virus (HSV) may be present; oral and genital lesions are most common, but perianal and periungual lesions are also observed.[reference.medscape.com]

  • Streptococcal Infection

    Tropical ulcers Blistering distal dactylitis Streptococcal perianal and/or vulval dermatitis .[dermnetnz.org] […] direct infection with streptococcus include: Impetigo Ecthyma Cellulitis Erysipelas Necrotising fasciitis Secondary skin infection of wounds , dermatitis , scabies , diabetic ulcers[dermnetnz.org]

  • Genital Herpes

    A visible outbreak consists of single or clustered vesicles on the genitalia, perineum, buttocks, upper thighs, or perianal areas that ulcerate before resolving.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] areas that ulcerate before resolving.[aafp.org] In men, ulcers often appear on the shaft or glans of the penis. In both men and women, lesions may appear on the perianal area, thighs, or buttocks 7 ( Figure 1 ) .[aafp.org]

  • Primary Syphilis

    Diseases Characterized by Genital, Anal, or Perianal Ulcers. Available online at . Accessed January 2013.[labtestsonline.org] Signs Solitary Chancre (hallmark of Primary Syphilis) Painless Papule ulcerates Indurated lesion with smooth base and firm border Chancre distribution Forms a Genital Ulcer[fpnotebook.com] […] in nearly all cases (may form on Cervix or perianally) May be difficult to visualize Men and women Carefully examine the perianal area Women Use a speculum and examine the[fpnotebook.com]

  • Crohn's Disease

    CD may involve any or all parts of the entire GI tract from mouth to perianal area, although it is usually seen in the terminal ileal and perianal locations.[bestpractice.bmj.com] […] abscess); ulcers around the anus and adjoining area; and obstruction of the bowel.[mydr.com.au] Unlike ulcerative colitis (UC), CD is characterised by skip lesions (where normal bowel mucosa is found between diseased areas).[bestpractice.bmj.com]

  • Herpes Genitalis in Women

    A visible outbreak consists of single or clustered vesicles on the genitalia, perineum, buttocks, upper thighs, or perianal areas that ulcerate before resolving.[aafp.org] […] areas that ulcerate before resolving.[aafp.org] […] mucosa. 11 Clinical Manifestations A visible outbreak consists of single or clustered vesicles on the genitalia ( Figures 1 and 2 12 ) , perineum, buttocks, upper thighs, or perianal[aafp.org]

  • Herpes Simplex Virus 2 Infection

    , or crusts in the genital or perianal area or on the buttocks.[nejm.org] ., blisters and ulcers) and atypical lesions (e.g., fissures) were shown, and the common symptoms (e.g., itching and tingling) were discussed.[nejm.org] The women were taught to obtain swab specimens of the cervicovaginal, vulvar, and perianal areas for viral cultures, as described previously. 10,14 The men were taught to[nejm.org]

  • Immune Defect due to Absence of Thymus

    Seite 58 - Severe acquired immunodeficiency in male homosexuals, manifested by chronic perianal ulcerative Herpes simplex lesions. ‎[books.google.com]

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