Coexistence of Tuberculosis Verrucosa Cutis with Scrofuloderma

  title={Coexistence of Tuberculosis Verrucosa Cutis with Scrofuloderma},
  author={{\"U}lker G{\"u}l and Arzu Kiliç and Seçil Soylu and Murat Demiriz and Ayhan Kubar},
Although cutaneous tuberculosis is rarely seen in developed countries, it is still commonly seen in developing countries. Tuberculosis verrucosa cutis (TVC) is a form of cutaneous tuberculosis that is caused by direct inoculation of Mycobacterium tuberculosis into the skin through open wounds or abrasions in sensitized individuals and is rarely seen in our country. Scrofuloderma is a form of cutaneous tuberculosis that occurs by direct spread of Mycobacterium tuberculosis from a contiguous… CONTINUE READING


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