Scar Sarcoidosis With a 50-year Interval Between an Accident and Onset of Lesions

Dermatol Online J. 2008 Nov 15;14(11):18.

Abstract

Cutaneous sarcoidosis has been reported to develop in scars. We report an unusual case of sarcoidal granuloma formation in scars that had been present for 50 years.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Accidental Falls
  • Aged
  • Buttocks / injuries
  • Chloroquine / analogs & derivatives
  • Chloroquine / therapeutic use
  • Cicatrix / complications*
  • Facial Dermatoses / diagnosis
  • Facial Dermatoses / drug therapy
  • Facial Dermatoses / etiology*
  • Facial Dermatoses / pathology
  • Facial Injuries / complications
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Prednisolone / therapeutic use
  • Sarcoidosis / diagnosis
  • Sarcoidosis / drug therapy
  • Sarcoidosis / etiology*
  • Sarcoidosis / pathology
  • Time Factors

Substances

  • chloroquine diphosphate
  • Chloroquine
  • Prednisolone