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Case for diagnosis

Leonardo Mello Ferreira Rodrigo Negri Pereira Lucia Martins Diniz João Basilio de Souza Filho About the authors

We report a patient suffering from dimorphic Hansen's disease who has self medicated his neuropathy with oral corticosteroid for a long time. A yellowish, nodular-cystic lesion partially topped with crusting, surrounded by a brownish red halo, was noted on the inner aspect of his left leg. Direct mycological examination confirmed the hypothesis of pheohyphomycosis.

Cladosporium; Exophiala; Iatrogenic disease; Mycoses

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