John Libbey Eurotext

European Journal of Dermatology


Malignant pyoderma responding to cyclosporine Volume 11, numéro 6, November - December 2001

Dipartimento di Scienze Dermatologiche, Università degli Studi di Firenze, Via degli Alfani, 37 50121 Firenze, Italy.
  • Page(s) : 595-6
  • Année de parution : 2001

A 54-year-old man attended our clinic for extensive ulcerations of the scalp and face. Over the previous 4 years, similar ulcers had developed on the retroauricular and nucal regions. On examination an irregular, deep and purulent ulcer with raised inflammatory edges was observed on the vertex area (Fig. 1). A small ulcer with a necrotic base was also present on the left temple, and pustules, abrasions and small ulcerations extended from [...]