A case of perianal and gluteal scrofulodefma

Rajesh Kumar Reddy, H. S. Shankar Ram, Ashwin Pai, Muthukumar

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A 47-year-old male presented with multiple perianal and gluteal pus discharging sinuses. On examination, undermined sinus edges, thick and hyperpigmented surrounding skin, sacral tenderness and a lax anal sphincter were noted. Based on clinical, radiological and histopathological evaluations, patient was diagnosed to have sacral tuberculosis with perianal and gluteal scrofuloderma and he was started on anti-tuberculosis treatment.

Original languageEnglish
JournalJournal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 15-04-2014
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Clinical Biochemistry


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