Pityriasis lichenoides chronica in association with Tubercular Lymphadenitis
R K Pandhi
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Pandhi R K, Gupta L K, D'Souza P. Pityriasis lichenoides chronica in association with Tubercular Lymphadenitis. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 1997;63:314-316
AbstractA patient with pityriasis lichenoides chronica (PLC) during the course of her skin disease developed tuberculosis of cervical lymph nodes. Anti-tuberculosis treatment resulted in remission of PLC. Mycobacterium tuberculosis could be one of the triggering agent in pityriasis lichenoides.