Indian Journal of Sexually Transmitted Diseases and AIDS
REVIEW ARTICLE
Year
: 2017  |  Volume : 38  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 113--120

Inflammatory dermatoses in human immunodeficiency virus


Taru Garg, Sarita Sanke 
 Department of Dermatology and S.T.D., Lady Hardinge Medical College and Associated Hospitals, New Delhi, India

Correspondence Address:
Taru Garg
Department of Dermatology and STD, Lady Hardinge Medical College and Associated Hospitals, Shaheed Bhagat Singh Marg, New Delhi - 110 001
India

Various inflammatory dermatoses have been described in association with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection. These either present in the usual way or in varied atypical presentations. This article gives a brief review about the etiopathogenesis and clinical presentation of the common inflammatory dermatoses associated with HIV such as psoriasis, reactive arthritis, seborrheic dermatitis, eosinophilic folliculitis, pruritic papular eruption, photosensitivity disorders prurigo nodularis, atopic dermatitis, and ichthyosis.


How to cite this article:
Garg T, Sanke S. Inflammatory dermatoses in human immunodeficiency virus.Indian J Sex Transm Dis 2017;38:113-120


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Garg T, Sanke S. Inflammatory dermatoses in human immunodeficiency virus. Indian J Sex Transm Dis [serial online] 2017 [cited 2017 Dec 12 ];38:113-120
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