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CASE REPORT
Year : 2007  |  Volume : 19  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 533-537

Perioral Molluscum Contagiosum- Report of 2 Cases in HIV Seropositive Patients


1 Department of Oral Pathology, Sri Ramachandra Denial College, SRMC&RI (DU) Porur, Chennai -106, India
2 Department of Dermatology, SRMC&RI (DU), Porur, Chennai-106, India

Correspondence Address:
K T Magesh
Department of Oral Pathology, Sri Ramachandra Denial College, SRMC&RI (DU) Porur, Chennai -106
India
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Molluscum contagiosum (MC) is a mucocutaneous disorder caused by DNA virus of the Pox family affecting both the children and adults. MCV remains by far the most common pox viral pathogen for humans after the eradication of Small pox variola virus (1) . We herewith report 2 cases of perioral MC in HIV seropositive patients with an emphasis on cytology in diagnosis and an overview of various treatment modalities applicable to MC.


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