Which conditions are included in the differential diagnoses of cutaneous HIV disease?

Updated: Mar 26, 2021
  • Author: Robert A Schwartz, MD, MPH; Chief Editor: William D James, MD  more...
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The differential diagnosis includes the following:

Other problems to be considered in HIV-infected patients with dermatologic conditions include the following:

  • Ashy dermatosis [59]

  • Normolipemic xanthomas

  • Multiple dermatofibromas [60]

  • Recurrent neutrophilic eccrine hidradenitis

  • Pemphigus vegetans

  • Lichen scrofulosorum

  • Cutaneous mucinosis

  • Papulonecrotic tuberculide

  • Kawasaki disease

  • Eruptive dysplastic nevi

  • Dissemination of vaccinia

  • Ofuji disease [61]

  • Angiomyolipomas

  • Glucan-induced keratoderma [62]

  • Disseminated superficial porokeratosis [63]

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