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Tuberculid of the penis with a scab on the nodule.
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PMID:  15479307     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Tuberculids of the penis are extremely rare. The clinical features of tuberculids of the penis have been reported as ulceration or scars. We have experienced a case of tuberculid of the penis that appeared as a scab on nodule. A 56-year-old man presented with a 4-month history of a painless subcutaneous nodule at the glans penis. Pathological findings of the nodule showed granulomatous inflammation. Tuberculin tests were strongly positive, but tubercle bacilli could not be detected. The diagnosis was tuberculid of the penis and the patient received antituberculosis chemotherapy. The present paper reports an interesting and rare case of tuberculid of the penis with a scab on nodule.
Shigenori Yonemura; Shinji Fujikawa; Jing Shi Su; Takehisa Ohnishi; Kiminobu Arima; Yoshiki Sugimura
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  International journal of urology : official journal of the Japanese Urological Association     Volume:  11     ISSN:  0919-8172     ISO Abbreviation:  Int. J. Urol.     Publication Date:  2004 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2004-10-13     Completed Date:  2005-03-08     Revised Date:  2006-10-30    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9440237     Medline TA:  Int J Urol     Country:  Australia    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  931-3     Citation Subset:  IM    
Department of Urology, Mie University, School of Medicine, 2-174, Edobashi, Tsu-city, Mie 514-8507, Japan.
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MeSH Terms
Middle Aged
Penile Diseases / pathology*
Tuberculosis, Cutaneous / pathology*

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