Secondary syphilis most commonly presents with a papulosquamous eruption that involves the palms, soles, and mucous membranes. The papulonodular variant has only been described 11 times in the literature. We describe a case of papulonodular secondary syphilis presenting as an atypical lymphoid hyperplasia suggestive of cutaneous lymphoma.
2 Suppl Case Reports
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McComb ME, Telang GH, Vonderheid EC. Secondary syphilis presenting as pseudolymphoma of the skin. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2003 Aug;49(2 Suppl Case Reports):S174-6. doi: 10.1067/mjd.2003.329.
Medicine and Health Sciences
Department of Medicine