Gyrate erythema in a patient with dental radicular cyst

M. Monti, S. Cavicchini, A. De Bitonto, R. Caputo

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Abstract

Nonspecific gyrate erythemas (NGE) are commonly associated with hypersensitivity reactions to exogenous or endogenous antigens. A case of NGE with clinical resemblance to tinea corporis in a patient with a dental radicular cyst is reported. Cutaneous lesions disappeared after surgical excision of the dental cyst. The clinical and pathological details are described and the relationship between radicular cyst and cutaneous lesions discussed. Earlier reports are reviewed and the possibility of a focal origin is emphasized.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)30-33
Number of pages4
JournalDermatology
Volume174
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1987

Keywords

  • Dental radicular cyst
  • Hypersensitivity reaction
  • Nonspecific gyrate erythemas

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Dermatology

Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'Gyrate erythema in a patient with dental radicular cyst'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this