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European Journal of Dermatology


Dermpath & Clinic: Cutaneous Crohn's disease Volume 28, numéro 1, January-February 2018


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1 Department of Dermatology, Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge, England, UK
2 Department of Histopathology, Addenbrookes Hospital, Cambridge, England, UK

A 23-year-old man presented with a progressive six-month history of deep penetrating fissures affecting the groin and dorsal base of his penis and ulcers affecting the buttocks and perianal area, showing cobblestoning (figure 1A, B). He underwent a pan-procto-colectomy in 2014 for large-bowel Crohn's disease. On admission, he was immunosuppressed with prednisolone, adalimumab, and mesalazine. MRI of the pelvis revealed two fistulating tracts within the perineum, one extending into the left ischial [...]