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Lupus vulgaris

MedGen UID:
9821
Concept ID:
C0024131
Disease or Syndrome
Synonym: Lupus Vulgaris
SNOMED CT: LV - Lupus vulgaris (10528009); Tuberculosis lupus exedens (10528009); Tuberculosis luposa cutis (10528009); Lupus vulgaris (10528009); Lupus exedens (10528009); Tuberculosis cutis luposa (10528009)
 
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0006838

Definition

A form of cutaneous tuberculosis. It is seen predominantly in women and typically involves the nasal mucosa; buccal mucosa; and conjunctival mucosa. [from MONDO]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVLupus vulgaris

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Kaul S, Jakhar D, Mehta S, Singal A
J Am Acad Dermatol 2023 Dec;89(6):1107-1119. Epub 2022 Feb 8 doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2021.12.064. PMID: 35149148
van Zyl L, du Plessis J, Viljoen J
Tuberculosis (Edinb) 2015 Dec;95(6):629-638. Epub 2014 Dec 25 doi: 10.1016/j.tube.2014.12.006. PMID: 26616847
Barbagallo J, Tager P, Ingleton R, Hirsch RJ, Weinberg JM
Am J Clin Dermatol 2002;3(5):319-28. doi: 10.2165/00128071-200203050-00004. PMID: 12069638

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Sethuraman G, Ramesh V
Pediatr Dermatol 2013 Jan-Feb;30(1):7-16. Epub 2012 Nov 22 doi: 10.1111/j.1525-1470.2012.01794.x. PMID: 23173930
Scheinfeld N
Expert Opin Drug Saf 2005 Jul;4(4):637-41. doi: 10.1517/14740338.4.4.637. PMID: 16011443
Buyon JP, Rupel A, Clancy RM
Lupus 2004;13(9):705-12. doi: 10.1191/0961203304lu2008oa. PMID: 15485109
Buyon JP, Clancy RM
Curr Opin Rheumatol 2003 Sep;15(5):535-41. doi: 10.1097/00002281-200309000-00003. PMID: 12960477
Buyon JP
Curr Opin Rheumatol 1996 Sep;8(5):485-90. doi: 10.1097/00002281-199609000-00016. PMID: 8941454

Diagnosis

Kaul S, Kaur I, Mehta S, Singal A
J Am Acad Dermatol 2023 Dec;89(6):1091-1103. Epub 2022 Feb 8 doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2021.12.063. PMID: 35149149
Felten R, Lipsker D, Sibilia J, Chasset F, Arnaud L
J Am Acad Dermatol 2022 Dec;87(6):1361-1369. Epub 2020 May 4 doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2020.04.150. PMID: 32380218
Wainwright B, Bhan R, Trad C, Cohen R, Saxena A, Buyon J, Izmirly P
Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 2020 Apr;64:41-51. Epub 2019 Oct 8 doi: 10.1016/j.bpobgyn.2019.09.001. PMID: 31685414
Errichetti E, Stinco G
Dermatol Clin 2018 Oct;36(4):369-375. Epub 2018 Aug 2 doi: 10.1016/j.det.2018.05.004. PMID: 30201146
James DG
Lupus 1992 May;1(3):129-31. doi: 10.1177/096120339200100302. PMID: 1301972

Therapy

Felten R, Lipsker D, Sibilia J, Chasset F, Arnaud L
J Am Acad Dermatol 2022 Dec;87(6):1361-1369. Epub 2020 May 4 doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2020.04.150. PMID: 32380218
Sethuraman G, Ramesh V
Pediatr Dermatol 2013 Jan-Feb;30(1):7-16. Epub 2012 Nov 22 doi: 10.1111/j.1525-1470.2012.01794.x. PMID: 23173930
Garg T, Ramchander, Shrihar R, Gupta TP, Aggarwal S
Skinmed 2011 Mar-Apr;9(2):125-6. PMID: 21548522
Scheinfeld N
Expert Opin Drug Saf 2005 Jul;4(4):637-41. doi: 10.1517/14740338.4.4.637. PMID: 16011443
Buyon JP
Curr Opin Rheumatol 1996 Sep;8(5):485-90. doi: 10.1097/00002281-199609000-00016. PMID: 8941454

Prognosis

Sethuraman G, Ramesh V
Pediatr Dermatol 2013 Jan-Feb;30(1):7-16. Epub 2012 Nov 22 doi: 10.1111/j.1525-1470.2012.01794.x. PMID: 23173930
Kathuria S, Ramesh V
G Ital Dermatol Venereol 2010 Apr;145(2):289-302. PMID: 20467401
Buyon JP, Rupel A, Clancy RM
Lupus 2004;13(9):705-12. doi: 10.1191/0961203304lu2008oa. PMID: 15485109
Buyon JP
Scand J Rheumatol 1996;25(5):271-6. doi: 10.3109/03009749609104057. PMID: 8921918
Pelkonen P
Curr Opin Rheumatol 1995 Sep;7(5):430-6. doi: 10.1097/00002281-199509000-00012. PMID: 8519617

Clinical prediction guides

Jadhav VM, Waghmare MT
Acta Dermatovenerol Alp Pannonica Adriat 2021 Dec;30(4):137-140. PMID: 34929989
Temelkova I, Tchernev G
Wien Med Wochenschr 2020 May;170(7-8):196-198. Epub 2020 Jan 28 doi: 10.1007/s10354-019-00730-4. PMID: 31993874
Wainwright B, Bhan R, Trad C, Cohen R, Saxena A, Buyon J, Izmirly P
Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 2020 Apr;64:41-51. Epub 2019 Oct 8 doi: 10.1016/j.bpobgyn.2019.09.001. PMID: 31685414
Sethuraman G, Ramesh V
Pediatr Dermatol 2013 Jan-Feb;30(1):7-16. Epub 2012 Nov 22 doi: 10.1111/j.1525-1470.2012.01794.x. PMID: 23173930
James DG
Lupus 1992 May;1(3):129-31. doi: 10.1177/096120339200100302. PMID: 1301972

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