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Pustules

pustule

(Science: medicine) A vesicle or an elevation of the cuticle with an inflamed base, containing pus. Malignant pustule. See Malignant.

Origin: L. Pustula, and pusula: cf. F. Pustule.


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The Fiber Disease

... below, but only after metatstatic abscesses to the skin formed, and this would likely take months. Many patients in endemic areas present with pustules or cutaneous abscesses associated with lymphangitis, cellulitis, or regional lymphadenitis. Draining sinuses from lymph nodes or even bone ...

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by Skytroll
Mon Sep 04, 2006 4:01 am
 
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The Fiber Disease

... the neck. The skin in infected areas may become edematous and necrotic but not purulent. Such skin lesions have been described as "malignant pustules" after their characteristic appearance, despite being neither malignant nor pustular. Lesions are painless but on occasion are slightly ...

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by Skytroll
Mon Aug 28, 2006 3:17 pm
 
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The Fiber Disease

... folliculitis, Demodex mites, insect bite reactions, and granuloma annulare.8 A relapsing, intensely pruritic eruption of urticarial papules and pustules that appears in crops on the face and trunk of persons with HIV is eosinophilic folliculitis. This disorder typically occurs in HIV-infected ...

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by London
Tue Jul 04, 2006 4:41 pm
 
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The Fiber Disease

... is what i believe and what i remeber, yes.... 3rd degree burn on lower right leg oct '76, graphed feb '77, slow to heal, very painful, lots of pustules, very fibrous, deep dark pitlike lesions with a central black core, strange scabs both from graphed burn and left leg where graph was taken ...

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by yyz
Sat Dec 17, 2005 9:00 pm
 
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