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Penile Paraffinoma Developing During Treatment With Pegylated Interferon Alfa-2a for Chronic Hepatitis C Virus Infection

Claude Bachmeyer, MD; Philippe Moguelet, MD; Thierry Gombeaud, MD; Emilie Sbidian, MD; S élim Aractingi, MD, PhD
Arch Dermatol. 2011;147(10):1232-1233. doi:10.1001/archdermatol.2011.292.
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Correspondence: Dr Bachmeyer, Service de M édecine Interne, CHU Tenon (AP-HP), 4 Rue de la Chine, 75020 Paris, France (claude.bachmeyer@tnn.aphp.fr).

Financial Disclosure: None reported.

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Figure 1. Penile deformity with scar of the surgical exploration.

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Figure 2. Biopsy specimen showing numerous depleted vacuoles of varying sizes scattered throughout a prominent dermal and hypodermal fibrosis, with a granulomatous inflammatory reaction (hematoxylin-eosin, original magnification ×100).




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