Home | Recent Submissions | Search | Diagnosis | Quiz | Submit an Image | Index | Blog |About GSA
  
<< Back to Diagnosis Page  
Image Number 2006 (Pyogenic granuloma)

 
Morphology:
Nodule pink

Diagnosis: Pyogenic granuloma

Site: Breast

Sex: F

Age: 45

Type:

Description: Vascular nodules.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

View Full Size

Differential Diagnosis

History:

A middle-aged woman with severe persistent nodulocystic acne resistant to conventional therapy had been put on systemic isotretinoin therapy (40 mg per day). Two months later she developed multiple pyogenic granulomas on the chest presented as pinkish nodules with easy bleeding tendency. All lesions had disappearead one to two months after stoppage of systemic retinoid.   



Search DermNetNZ   eMedicine   PubMed   Dermatology Online   Archives   JAAD for "Pyogenic granuloma"

buy accutane
Home  |  Recent Submissions  |  Search  | Diagnosis  |  Quiz  |  Submit an Image  |  Index  |  About GSA

Copyright © 2005 Global Skin Atlas