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Year : 2003  |  Volume : 69  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 159--162

A clinical and investigational study of donovanosis


Dept. of Skin & STD, VIMS, Bellary, Karnataka, India

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S Veeranna
Dept. of Skin & STD, VIMS, Bellary, Karnataka
India
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A clinical and investigational study of 25 cases of Donovanosis was undertaken. The incidence was found to be 1.53% of all STD cases and 2.9% of GUD. M:F ratio was 2.12:1. Incidence was more in unmarried people. Fleshy exuberant type was seen in 88% of cases. Two patients (8%) had extragenital ulcers. Donovan bodies were found in 88%. Pseudo elephantiasis was seen in 8 patients. Biopsy was done in 8 cases and showed ocanthosis, plasma cell infiltration and pseudo epitheliomatous hyperplasia. One patient developed squamous cell carcinoma of vulva.






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