Andrea Brezzi

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We describe the case of a 37-year-old male patient who in 1992 started developing a skin eruption characterized by dark red to red-yellow papulonodular lesions that showed no tendency to spontaneous resolution. Visceral organs were not involved and the lipid pattern was basically normal. Histological examination revealed an infiltrate in the mid and upper(More)
One hundred and twelve genital specimens were cultured for Mycoplasma hominis and Ureaplasma urealyticum using a conventional system and the Mycotrim GU biphasic culture system. Both systems gave the same percentage of recovery (60%) of Mycoplasma hominis, while the recovery rates of Ureaplasma urealyticum were 95% with the conventional system and 83% with(More)
We report the case of a patient who presented a psoriasiform dermatitis after 8 months of atenolol therapy. Regression of the lesions was obtained after suspension of therapy. To our knowledge, few reports of psoriasiform dermatitis induced by atenolol are present in the literature. The Authors briefly discuss the pathogenesis of this drug induced disease.