Skin – Nonmelanocytic tumors – Bacillary angiomatosis. Bacillary angiomatosis is an infection determined by Bartonella henselae . S. Angiomatosis bacilar por Bartonella quintana como primera manifestación de. Num Angiomatosis bacilar o sarcoma de Kaposi. Bacillary angiomatosis or Kaposi’s sarcoma. V. Ortiz-Santamaríaa, C. Tural Llacherb, R. Pérez Andrésc, .

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The bacillary angiomatosis has as differential diagnosis the Kaposi’s sarcoma. A pedunculated tumor in the perineal region with irregular angiomatozis and erythematous base was observed as well as numerous small angiomatous papules all over the body.

The main differential diagnosis is with Kaposi’s sarcoma.

Bacillary angiomatosis

Small, cherry angiomata-like lesions and nodules. A clinical and epidemiological puzzle”. Page views in Views Read Edit View history.

All cases previously reported in Brazil 3, 5, were in HIV-positive patients, except one 5.

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Further increase was noted in the liver size, 8cm below the costal hacilar and in the number of erythematous papules with spontaneous bleeding in a few. The skin lesion and the histopathological study can easily define the diagnosis. Click here for information on linking to our website or using our content or images. Rev Chil Infectol ; Smear and culture from bone marrow aspiration were negative for histoplasmosis, tuberculosis, and leishmaniasis smear only. Symptoms vary depending on which parts of the body are affected; for example, those whose livers are affected may have an enlarged liver and feverwhile those with osseous BA experience intense pain in the affected area.


Patients with this infection described in the medical literature are men aged between 35 and 39 years – profile compatible with patients most affected by AIDS.

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Angiomatose bacilar em paciente HIV positivo no nordeste brasileiro: Sign up for our Email Newsletters. Rickettsia typhi Murine typhus Rickettsia prowazekii Epidemic typhusBrill—Zinsser diseaseFlying squirrel typhus. Differential diagnoses of bacillary angiomatosis include Kaposi’s sarcoma that can coexist in the same patientpyogenic granuloma, Peruvian wart, cutaneous T-cell lymphoma, Hodgkin and non-Hodgkin’s lymphomas, atypical mycobacterial infection, and disseminated histoplasmosis 4.

Red, smooth papules and nodules which are widely distributed May mimic Kaposi sarcoma and pyogenic granuloma clinically.

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Bacillary angiomatosis in an HIV-positive man with multiple risk factors A clinical and epidemiological puzzle. Page views in In the following year, another case was reported in the same city: Click here for patient related inquiries. This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited. Cats are the main hosts of B.


There may also be fever, anorexia, weight loss, abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea, especially when there is visceral involvement, primarily liver and spleen, as in this case report 1, 4.

J Bras Nefrol ; Violaceous and erythematous nodules over tumor on the back of the right hand and third finger. Intravenous fluid therapy and trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole, plus anti-parasitic drug and loperamide, were started, and despite of a clinical improvement in the first week of hospitalization, anorexia, malaise, and abdominal pain persisted.

Can occur in any cutaneous site Rarely occurs in mucosa or internal organs. The journal fully endorses the goals of updating knowledge and facilitating the acquisition of key developments in internal medicine applied to clinical practice.

This item has received. Rev Soc Bras Med Trop ; Angiomatose bacilar em doente imunocompetente: Tural Llacher bR. Bone involvement is characterized by well circumscribed osteolytic lesions, painful, cortical or periosteal, which mainly affect the long bones and are observed in X-rays. Among these, 10