Disseminated Rhinosporidiosis with Cutaneous Involvement

Sathish Pai, Kanthilatha Pai
2014 Egyptian Dermatology Online Journal  
Rhinosporidiosis is a fungal infection that commonly involves the nasopharynx. Involvement of the skin is uncommon. We report a case of disseminated cutaneous rhinosporidiosis in a 56 year old male who presented with multiple erythematous nodules and verrucous lesions over the malar areas, nose, and forehead along with nasal obstruction and dysphagia. He gave a past history of receiving treatment for nasal rhinosporidiosis. We report this rare case of disseminated rhinosporidiosis with
more » ... iosis with cutaneous involvement.
doi:10.12816/0025649 fatcat:7ppcm4mdpbay7eqfoqqjcglt7m