per se has not been reported with visceral leishmaniasis, especially at disease presentation and thus, could be a possible red herring in timely diagnosis and treatment.
One third to one half of cutaneous vasculitis
cases are idiopathic (unknown cause) the remainder, however ,have a variety of causes.
Neutrophilic eccrine hidradenitis mimicking cutaneous vasculitis
in a lupus patient: a complication of cyclophosphamide.
More broad-ranging than ARAMIS, CUTIS is seeking 50 patients with several forms of idiopathic vasculitis, including cryoglobulinemic vasculitis, drug-induced vasculitis, eosinophilic granulomatosis with polyangiitis, IgA vasculitis, isolated cutaneous vasculitis
, granulomatosis with polyangiitis, microscopic polyangiitis, polyarteritis nodosa, and urticarial vasculitis.
Hydrallazine-induced cutaneous vasculitis
. Br Med J 1980; 280:156-57.
Santamaria et al., "Cutaneous vasculitis
in a patient with acute brucellosis," Dermatologica, vol.
is generally thought of as being palpable purpura, but other infrequent types of lesions can occur, such as ulcers or ischemic lesions [1, 2].
Objective: To document the clinical features, type of vasculitis and underlying causative factors in cutaneous vasculitis
. Rheum Dis Clin North Am 1990;16:309-24.
Purpuric eruptions and urticarial vasculitis are categorized as cutaneous vasculitis
and together accounted for 42% of all skin lesions.
Dapsone is used for treatment or prophylaxis of several infections and dermatological conditions such as bullous dermatoses, cutaneous vasculitis
, and dermatitis herpetiformis.
A recent study of 421 patients with cutaneous vasculitis
identified malignancy in 3.8%, of which over half were haematological in origin .