Papulonecrotic Tuberculids Differential Diagnoses

Updated: Jun 19, 2018
  • Author: Manuel Valdebran, MD; Chief Editor: William D James, MD  more...
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Diagnostic Considerations

Also consider the following:

  • Pityriasis lichenoides et varioliformis acuta (PLEVA)
  • Septicemia
  • Perforating granuloma annulare
  • Miliary tuberculosis (patients are ill and lesions are culture-positive for tuberculosis)
  • Suppurative folliculitis
  • Pustular syphilide

Differential Diagnoses