Lupus vulgaris secondary to single BCG vaccination - A case report


SELIMOĞLU M., ERDEM T., PARLAK M., Esrefoglu M.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, vol.40, no.3, pp.467-471, 1998 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 40 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 1998
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS
  • Page Numbers: pp.467-471

Abstract

A 10-year-old girl with lupus vulgaris following single BCG vaccination is reported. She had a 15 x 20 cm painless lesion covering her left shoulder, axilla, triceps and biceps region. PPD test was positive. Histopathological picture was identical to lupus vulgaris.