Pustular acneiform secondary syphilis

W. C. Lambert, M. P. Bagley, Y. Khan, R. A. Schwartz

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A patient with a generalized acne-like skin eruption on the trunk, extremities, and face is described. Examination of a skin biopsy specimen revealed syphilis as did positive results of serologic tests. Physicians should be aware of this type of secondary syphilis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)69-70
Number of pages2
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1 1986
Externally publishedYes


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Dermatology

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Lambert, W. C., Bagley, M. P., Khan, Y., & Schwartz, R. A. (1986). Pustular acneiform secondary syphilis. Cutis, 37(1), 69-70.