Granuloma Inguinale

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Granuloma Inguinale

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The terms "Granuloma Inguinale" returned 25 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Cutaneous metastases of rectal mucinous adenocarcinoma mimicking granuloma inguinale.
 

Author(s): Ilknur Balta, Guler Vahaboglu, Ayse Anil Karabulut, Fahri Yetisir, Muzeyyen Astarci, Emel Gungor, Meral Eksioglu

Journal: Intern. Med.. 2012 ;51(17):2479-81.

 

A 46-year-old man complained of ulcerovegetative lesions in the anogenital region, which he had noted one month prior to presentation. The patient had a history of travel to African countries. Therefore, the ulcerovegetative lesions of the patient were suspected to be granuloma inguinale ...

Last Updated: 14 Sep 2012

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Granuloma inguinale (Donovanosis).
 

Author(s): Sarita Maria de Fátima Martins de Carvalho Bezerra, Marcio Martins Lobo Jardim, Valdir Bandeira da Silva

Journal: An Bras Dermatol. ;86(3):585-6.

 

The authors present images of two of the most common clinical forms of granuloma inguinale (donovanosis) in males and females. Donovanosis is considered a sexually transmitted disease that is endemic in tropical and subtropical regions of the world. Two microscopic images are also ...

Last Updated: 8 Jul 2011

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Malignant transformation of donovanosis (granuloma inguinale) in a HIV-positive patient.
 

Author(s): Kabir Sardana, Vijay K Garg, Pooja Arora, Neeta Khurana

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Donovanosis is endemic in various parts of the world. Although donovanosis has been reported to co-exist with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection, to our knowledge there have been no reports of co-existent squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) in an HIV positive patient. In our ...

Last Updated: 8 Dec 2008

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The terms "Granuloma Inguinale" returned 3 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Disseminated donovanosis (granuloma inguinale) causing spinal cord compression: case report and review of donovanosis involving bone.
 

Author(s): D L Paterson

Journal: Clin. Infect. Dis.. 1998 Feb;26(2):379-83.

 

Donovanosis is a genital ulcer disease that occasionally has extragenital manifestations. This report describes a case of disseminated donovanosis in a 54-year-old woman from northern Australia who had subsequent thoracic vertebral osteomyelitis and spinal cord compression. Malignancy ...

Last Updated: 9 Apr 1998

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The diagnosis and treatment of donovanosis (granuloma inguinale).
 

Author(s): J Richens

Journal: Genitourin Med. 1991 Dec;67(6):441-52.

 

Donovanosis is a predominantly tropical cause of genital ulcer occurring chiefly in small endemic foci in all continents except Europe. Diagnosis requires the careful collection, staining and examination of smears or biopsies of characteristic genital and, occasionally, extragenital ...

Last Updated: 5 Mar 1992

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Granuloma inguinale of cervical lymph nodes simulating tuberculous lymphadenitis: two case reports and review of published reports.
 

Author(s): A L Freinkel

Journal: Genitourin Med. 1988 Oct;64(5):339-43.

 

Granuloma inguinale (donovanosis) is commonly thought to be a superficial disease, which spreads by continuity and does not affect the regional lymph nodes. Two patients with the disease affecting lymph nodes in the neck are reported from a series of 108 seen in a continuing study ...

Last Updated: 31 Jan 1989

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