| CASE REPORTS
|Year : 2003 | Volume
| Issue : 3 | Page : 232--234
Intralesional steroid induced histological changes in the skin
S Kaur, Amanjeet, GP Thami, H Mohan
Department of Dermatology & Venereology and Pathology, Government Medical College Hospital, Chandigarh., India
Intralesional steroids are commonly used in dermatology. Besides their strong anti-inflammatory effects, the long acting steroids and other preservative agents may induce interesting histopatholoical changes, which may simulate focal mucinosis or a granulomatous pathology. A variety of histopathological changes induced by Intralesional injection of steroid in a lesion of keloid are being described.
G P Thami
Department of Dermatology and Venereology, Government Medical College Hospital Sector 32 B, Chandigarh-160030.
Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None
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