[Skip to Content]
Access to paid content on this site is currently suspended due to excessive activity being detected from your IP address Please contact the publisher to request reinstatement.
[Skip to Content Landing]
September 1939


Arch Derm Syphilol. 1939;40(3):453-462. doi:10.1001/archderm.1939.01490030110020

This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables.


Sporotrichosis (Lymphangitic Type with Primary Lesion on the Finger). Presented by Dr. E. W. Netherton and Dr. George Haskel Curtis (by invitation).  C. E., a nursery man aged 48, states that on Dec. 5, 1938, he ran a rose thorn into the tip of the left ring finger. The distal portion of the finger became swollen and red. A seropurulent exudate was obtained when the swelling was incised. Three weeks later small cutaneosubcutaneous painless nodules appeared on the inner surface of the left forearm, and during the past week several new nodules have appeared on the dorsal surface of the left hand and on the left forearm.There is a crusted incision on the tip of the left ring finger. The distal portion of this finger is slightly swollen, and the skin on the dorsal surface is slightly erythematous. There are several cutaneosubcutaneous painless soft or doughy nodules varying in

First Page Preview View Large
First page PDF preview
First page PDF preview