Elephantiasis Nostra

A rare disease of temperate climates, due to inflammation, oedema or obstruction of scrotal lymphatics, triggered by non-filarial infections—e.g., Streptococcus spp, granuloma inguinale, lymphogranuloma venereum, syphilis, TB
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(3) ENV is also known as lymphangitis recurrens elephantogenica, elephantiasis verrucosa, elephantiasis nostra, mossy leg, and elephantiasis of the temperate zone.
The Doppler ultrasound was negative, and the biopsy ruled out malignancy and infection; however, the pathology report was histologically consistent with a diagnosis of elephantiasis nostras verrucosa (ENV).
Elephantiasis nostras verrucosa: swelling with verrucose appearance of lower limbs.
Researches on elephantiasis nostras and elephantiasis tropica with special regard to their initial stage of recurring lymphangitis (lymphangitis recurrens elephantogenica).
Elephantiasis nostras verrucosa (ENV): a complication of congestive heart failure and obesity.
The patient had giant-sized bilateral lower limbs and abdominal swelling, with a chronic disseminated dermatosis of the skin, characterized by edema, hyperpigmentation, hyperkeratosis, and elephantiasis nostras verrucosa (ENV) [Figure 1]a and [Figure 1]b.