Schistosomiasis in an HIV-positive patient presenting as an anal fissure and giant anal polyp

Arch Dermatol. 2008 Jul;144(7):950-2. doi: 10.1001/archderm.144.7.950.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Animals
  • Anthelmintics / administration & dosage
  • Anthelmintics / therapeutic use
  • Anus Diseases / diagnosis*
  • Anus Diseases / drug therapy
  • Anus Diseases / pathology
  • Anus Diseases / surgery
  • Combined Modality Therapy
  • Diagnosis, Differential
  • Female
  • Fissure in Ano / diagnosis*
  • Fissure in Ano / drug therapy
  • Fissure in Ano / pathology
  • Fissure in Ano / surgery
  • HIV Infections*
  • Humans
  • Polyps / diagnosis
  • Polyps / drug therapy
  • Polyps / pathology
  • Polyps / surgery
  • Praziquantel / administration & dosage
  • Praziquantel / therapeutic use
  • Schistosoma mansoni / isolation & purification
  • Schistosomiasis / diagnosis*
  • Schistosomiasis / drug therapy
  • Schistosomiasis / pathology
  • Schistosomiasis / surgery
  • Viral Load

Substances

  • Anthelmintics
  • Praziquantel