Atypical multicentric reticulohistiocytosis
R R Mittal
Department of Dermato-Venereology, Rajindra Hospital, Patiala-147001
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Mittal R R, Gupta S, Sethi P S. Atypical multicentric reticulohistiocytosis. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 1998;64:130-132
AbstractA 38-year-old male had arthritis since 8 years and erythematous papules, plaques, cutaneous and subcutaneous nodules over face, ears, trunk, and extensors of arms since 2 years. Histopathologically, presence of multiple foreign body giant cells confirmed the clinical diagnosis of multicentric reticulohistiocytosis. Unusual associations were: tapered fingers with depressed scars on their tips, low ESR - (5mm 1st hour). Raynaud’s phenomenon and exaggeration of lesions after methotrexate.