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Pyogenic granuloma satellite of deep infection (tuberculous ostei | 6298
Journal of Clinical & Experimental Dermatology Research

Journal of Clinical & Experimental Dermatology Research
Open Access

ISSN: 2155-9554

Pyogenic granuloma satellite of deep infection (tuberculous osteitis)


6th International Conference on Clinical and Experimental Dermatology

May 04-06, 2016 Chicago, USA

Noama Karbout, Nadia Akhdari and Said Amal

University Cadi Ayyad, Morocco

Posters & Accepted Abstracts: J Clin Exp Dermatol Res

Abstract :

Mrs. E.A., 58 years, consulted for a fleshy tumor of the left ankle whose biopsy revealed a richly vascularized granulation tissue surrounded by abundant inflammatory cells without tuberculoid granuloma or any evidence of malignancy and was in favor of a botriomycome. Radiography of the ankle showed an aspect of moth-eaten of the calcaneus. The joint ultrasound showed heterogeneous collection whose puncture found no liquid. Computed tomography of the foot showed bone geodes, periarticular collection and suggestive soft tissue calcifications of chronic osteitis. Excision of botriomycome was performed, pus drain and biopsy of the underlying bone. The pus bacteriological study was not contributive. The culture was sterile. Bone biopsy showed epithelioid granulomas with giant cell ranges and caseous necrosis in favor of bone tuberculosis. Search of other locations was negative. The botriomycome or pyogenic granuloma is a benign inflammatory vascular tumor of skin and mucous membranes, often due to a trauma. The association with deep infection including bone is rare. This observation has revealed an association with bone tuberculosis.

Biography :

Email: n.karbout@hotmail.com

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