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Framboesiform lesions in primary herpes simplex infection: a case report.
  1. P R Greenhouse,
  2. R N Thin

    Abstract

    A 27 year old homosexual man developed unusual sacral lesions during a disseminated primary herpetic attack, which was confirmed by viral culture and rising antibody titre. The lesions had a striking framboesiform appearance and healed without ulceration or scarring. Review of modern and historical published reports suggests that this may be the first illustrated description of such infection.

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