Download Citation on ResearchGate | Eritema Indurado de Bazin / | Thesis ( doctoral)–Universidad Nacional de Buenos Aires, }. The existence of cutaneous nodules makes it necessary to perform a differential diagnosis between different clinical entities. The location and predisposing. Erythema induratum is a panniculitis on the calves. It occurs mainly in women, but it is very rare defined pathogen. The medical eponym Bazin disease was historically synonymous, but it applies only to the tuberculous form and is dated.

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However, users may print, download, or email articles for individual use. The number of reports of EIB has been decreasing in most developed countries in accordance with the decreasing incidence of tuberculosis.

Actinomyces israelii Actinomycosis Cutaneous actinomycosis Tropheryma whipplei Whipple’s disease Arcanobacterium haemolyticum Arcanobacterium haemolyticum infection Actinomyces gerencseriae. However, no previous case of EIB associated with adrenal insufficiency has been described. You can help by adding to it.

Tuberculides associadas; tuberculíde pápulo-necrótica e eritema indurado de Bazin.

Bxzin 18, Accepted: This section is empty. A diagnosis of Addison’s disease was made. Erythema induratum of Bazin EIB is considered to be a tuberculid reaction and consists of recurrent painful nodules.

Erythema induratum and active pulmonary tuberculosis. All the contents of this journal, except where otherwise noted, is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License. Sign up for our Email Newsletters. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. The case of a female patient from the city of Santa Marta Dee with recurrent skin abscesses of long evolution located in extremities, trunk and buttocks, positive tuberculin test and cultures and PCR for negative Mycobacteria is bszin. Glucocorticoid replacement was then started and the patient had a good outcome.


Ten days after anti-tuberculosis therapy was introduced, she experienced asthenia, depressive mood and dizziness when standing up. Historically, when it has occurred, it has often been concomitant with cutaneous tuberculosisand it was formerly thought to be always a reaction to the invurado bacillus. This was confirmed by lower serum cortisol in the early morning. It occurs mainly in women, but it is very rare now.

They break down to form small and multiple ulcers. Robbins and Cotran pathologic basis of disease 7th ed. The peak age of occurrence ranges from 20 to 30 years, and this period is characterized by painful nodules on the dorsal face of the legs, with diameters ranging from one centimeter to five centimeters. She reported having painful and erythematous nodules on the backs of her legs, together with fatigue.

Erythema induratum

In this paper, we report the first case of a patient with EIB who developed adrenal insufficiency. Erythema induratum of Bazin in a patient with endometrial tuberculosis. Clinical significance of adrenal computed tomography in Addison’s disease. Corynebacterium diphtheriae Diphtheria Corynebacterium minutissimum Erythrasma Corynebacterium jeikeium Group JK corynebacterium sepsis. Alpha-1 erjtema deficiency panniculitis Erythema nodosum Acute Chronic with vasculitis: She recovered from the asthenia and fatigue, her blood pressure and serum sodium returned to normal levels, and insulin administration was also resumed.

It is now considered a panniculitis that is not associated with just a single defined pathogen. Erythema induratum of Bazin associated induraod Addison’s disease: During the last hospitalization, insulin administration was completely stopped since she fe showing good glucose control.

After treatment with tuberculostatic drugs had been started, the patient developed clinical manifestations suggestive of adrenal insufficiency. This is the first description of an association between EIB and Addison’s disease. This infection-related cutaneous condition article is a stub.


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Images hosted on other servers: An association between Bazin disease and foci of tuberculosis, such as in the lungs, pleura, pericardium, peritoneum, lymph nodes and endometrium, has been described in the medical literature.

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Physical examination demonstrated that she was afebrile temperature It has been correlated with manifestations of tuberculin hypersensitivity consisting of a type of tuberculid that occurs on the legs, whereas nodular vasculitis represents the non-tuberculous counterpart.

Skin inflammatory nontumor Infectious disorders Tuberculosis Author: Acquired generalized lipodystrophy partial: She did not have any orthostatic hypotension. Antituberculous treatment of erythema induratum Bazin. Abnormal arterial supply causes low-grade ischemia of ankle region. At the end of the treatment, the ulcerated lesions had all healed and erltema nodules had resolved with only severe hyperpigmentation remaining. Inflammatory nodosa lesions of the lower leg.

Erythema induratum is a panniculitis on the calves.

The present study reported the clinical case of a patient with EIB who, after tuberculosis treatment, evolved with adrenal insufficiency. On palpationsmall superficial and painful nodules are felt. Computed tomography showed bilateral enlargement of the adrenal glands, with preserved outlines. The ankle induraddo becomes sensitive to temperature changes.