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Erythema induratum (of Bazin) in a patient with endometrial tuberculosis.
  1. H. J. De Silva,
  2. A. K. Goonetilleke,
  3. N. R. De Silva,
  4. L. R. Amarasekera,
  5. U. S. Jayawickrama
  1. General Hospital, Colombo, Sri Lanka.


    We report erythema induratum in a patient who was found to have active endometrial tuberculosis. This case report emphasizes the importance of an exhaustive search for active tuberculosis in patients with erythema induratum, especially in countries where tuberculosis is prevalent, as the indiscriminate treatment of erythema induratum with steroids may be harmful.

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