Advertisement

Verrucous Skin Lesions in a Case of Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia: A Rare Manifestation of Cytomegalovirus Infection

  • Kundan Mishra
  • Aditya Jandial
  • Amanjit Bal
  • Garima Dabas
  • Nishant Jindal
  • M. S. Kumaran
  • Alka Khadwal
  • Pankaj Malhotra
  • Subhash Varma
Images
  • 68 Downloads

Notes

Compliance with Ethical Standards

Conflict of interest

There is no conflict of interest between the authors.

Informed Consent

Informed signed written consent was taken from the patient involved.

Ethical Approval

All procedures performed in studies involving human participants were in accordance with the ethical standards of the institutional and/or national research committee and with the 1964 Helsinki declaration and its later amendments or comparable ethical standards.

Human and Animals Rights

No animals were involved in the study.

References

  1. 1.
    Malhotra P, Varma S, Varma N, Kumari S, Das R, Jain S, Ahluwalia J, Mahi S, Sharma SC, Radhika S (2007) Outcome of adult acute lymphoblastic leukemia with BFM protocol in a resource-constrained setting. Leuk Lymphoma 48(6):1173–1178CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar
  2. 2.
    Malhotra P, Menon MC, Varma N, Mishra B, Saikia UN, Suri V, Varma S (2008) Cytomegalovirus pneumonia in adult acute lymphoblastic leukemia. J Assoc Physicians India 56:541–542PubMedGoogle Scholar
  3. 3.
    Park JH, Oh JJ, Lee ES (2004) Two cases of cutaneous cytomegalovirus infection in immunocompromised patients. Ann Dermatol 16(2):67–70CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  4. 4.
    Lee JY (1989) Cytomegalovirus infection involving the skin in immunocompromised hosts. A clinicopathologic study. Am J Clin Pathol 92(1):96–100CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar
  5. 5.
    Fasanya AA, Pedersen FT, Alhassan S, Adjapong O, Thirumala R (2016) Cytomegalovirus cutaneous infection in an immunocompromised patient. Cureus 8(5):e598PubMedPubMedCentralGoogle Scholar
  6. 6.
    Lambert EM, Strasswimmer J, Lazova R, Antaya RJ (2004) Cytomegalovirus ulcer. Successful treatment with valganciclovir. Arch Dermatol 140(10):1199–1201CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Indian Society of Haematology & Transfusion Medicine 2017

Authors and Affiliations

  • Kundan Mishra
    • 1
  • Aditya Jandial
    • 1
  • Amanjit Bal
    • 2
  • Garima Dabas
    • 3
  • Nishant Jindal
    • 1
  • M. S. Kumaran
    • 3
  • Alka Khadwal
    • 1
  • Pankaj Malhotra
    • 1
  • Subhash Varma
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Internal MedicinePostgraduate Institute of Medical Education and ResearchChandigarhIndia
  2. 2.Department of PathologyPostgraduate Institute of Medical Education and ResearchChandigarhIndia
  3. 3.Department of DermatologyPostgraduate Institute of Medical Education and ResearchChandigarhIndia

Personalised recommendations