International Journal of Dermatology Sciences

Vol. 2, Issue 1, Part A (2020)

Sarcoidosis macrocheilitis: A clinical form of telangiectasia

Author(s):

A Rasso, Z Douhi, S Elloudi, H Baybay, FZ Mernissi

Abstract:
Orofacial granulomatosis (OFG) is an uncommon chronic granulomatous condition with a multifactorial etiology and pathogenesis. Genetic, immunologic, allergic, and infectious mechanisms have been implicated. OFG is often used as a descriptor to encompass all entities with orofacial swelling and histologic evidence of non-caseating granulomas. Case report: A 53-year-old patient, admitted for management of macrocheilitis and lesion in the nose, whose exploration is in favor of lupus pernio.

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How to cite this article:
A Rasso, Z Douhi, S Elloudi, H Baybay, FZ Mernissi. Sarcoidosis macrocheilitis: A clinical form of telangiectasia. Int. J.Dermatol. Sci. 2020;2(1):05-07.
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