Skin nonmelanocytic tumor
Vascular tumors
Verruga peruana / Carrión disease



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Christopher S. Hale, M.D.
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Cite this page: Hale C. Verruga peruana. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/skintumornonmelanocyticverrugaperuana.html. Accessed January 25th, 2020.
Definition / general
Clinical images
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Angiomatous lesions caused by Bartonella bacilliformis

Gross description
  • Numerous dark red papules
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Vascular proliferative process with Rocha-Lima inclusions (large cytoplasmic inclusions of endothelial cells)
Microscopic (histologic) images
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Peripheral blood smear

Positive stains
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