John Libbey Eurotext

European Journal of Dermatology


Resolution of disseminated molluscum contagiosum with Highly Active Anti-Retroviral Therapy (HAART) in patients with aids Volume 9, numéro 3, April- May 1999

Dermatology Unit “M. Bufalini” Hospital, 47023 Cesena, Italy.
  • Page(s) : 211-3
  • Année de parution : 1999

Case 1 A 32 year-old man, diagnosed as having AIDS in 1995, was examined for the first time in June 1993 because of the appearance of yellowish, umbilicated papules on his face (Fig. 1). The clinical suspicion of MC was confirmed by a histological examination. At that time, the patient was taking zidovudine (250 mg twice daily). Topical treatments, such as curettages, cryotherapies and electrodessications, were [...]