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CMV vasculitis

Thursday 27 January 2005

Synopsis

- leukocytoclastic vasculitis
- typical intranuclear CMV inclusions in enlarged endothelial cells associated
- intravascular thrombus formation
- vascular luminal narrowing

References

- Curtis JL, Egbert BM. Cutaneous cytomegalovirus vasculitis: an unusual clinical presentation of a common opportunistic pathogen. Hum Pathol. 1982 Dec;13(12):1138-41. PMID: 6293957