Granulomatous rosacea: A case reportZafer Türkoğlu, Burçe Can, Mukaddes Kavala, İlkin Zindancı, Berkant OmanGoztepe Training and Research Hospital, Dermatology Clinic, Istanbul
Granulomatous rosacea is a variant of rosacea characterized by hard erythematous and asymptomatic cutaneous papules and nodules in relatively normal-appearing skin. Granuloma-tous rosacea which is categorized under the title of idiopathic facial granulomatous eruptions is common in middle age female population.Keywords: Granulomatous rosacea, idiopathic facial granulomatous eruption
Herewe present the case of a 52-year-old woman with a 1-year history of facial erythema with multiple papules on the cheeks, and nose. We defined the case as granulomatous rosacea due to histopathological appareance of perifollicular noncaseating tuberculoid granulomas. On the other hand, patients clinical appareance which is differentially diagnosed from the other idiopathic facial granulamotous eruptions was supporting the diagnosis.
Granülomatöz rozaseaZafer Türkoğlu, Burçe Can, Mukaddes Kavala, İlkin Zindancı, Berkant OmanGöztepe Eğitim Araştırma Hastanesi, Dermatoloji Kliniği, İstanbul
Anahtar Kelimeler: Granülamatöz rozasea, idyopatik fasyal granülomatöz erupsiyon
Zafer Türkoğlu, Burçe Can, Mukaddes Kavala, İlkin Zindancı, Berkant Oman. Granulomatous rosacea: A case report. Medeniyet Med J. 2010; 25(3): 132-134
Corresponding Author: Zafer Türkoğlu, Türkiye