Cutaneous Sporotrichosis Presenting as a Keratoacanthoma

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Sporothrix schenckii is a ubiquitous dimorphic fungus with a variety of clinical presentations, including imitation of other diseases such as pyoderma, rosacea, and pyoderma gangrenosum. A case in which sporotrichosis appeared as a keratoacanthoma-like nodule on the lower lip of a young woman is presented, with treatment considerations and diagnostic pitfalls.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)37-39
Number of pages3
Issue number1
StatePublished - Dec 1 2000
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Dermatology


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