ⓘ Majocchi's disease

                                     

ⓘ Purpura annularis telangiectodes of Majocchi

Majocchis disease, also known as Purpura annularis telangiectodes of Majocchi is a well-recognized but uncommon skin condition characterized by purple/bluish-red 1- to 3-cm annular patches composed of dark red telangiectases with petechiae. It is one of a group of disorders referred to as pigmented purpuric dermatosis that all occur as a result of vascular inflammation and pigment deposition.

                                     
  • of the pigmented purpuric dermatosis group include: Schamberg s disease Majocchi s disease Purpura annularis telangiectodes Gougerot - Blum syndrome Pigmented
  • Domenico Majocchi 1849 1929 was an Italian dermatologist. He characterized Majocchi s disease and Fungal folliculitis also known as Majocchi granuloma
  • periphery. The name Majocchi s comes from the Professor Domenico Majocchi who first discovered the disorder in 1883. Domenico Majocchi was a professor of
  • Mohammad Asad Haroon in Phototherapy as an effective treatment for Majocchi s disease - Case report An Bras Dermatol. 2015 Jan - Feb 90 1 96 99. doi: 10
  • syndrome Majocchi s disease purpura annularis telangiectodes, purpura annularis telangiectodes of Majocchi Malignant atrophic papulosis Degos disease Marshall White
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