Case Reports in Immunology / 2014 / Article / Fig 5

Case Report

Lepra Reaction with Lucio Phenomenon Mimicking Cutaneous Vasculitis

Figure 5

Magnified view of dermis showing foam cells with collection of lepra bacilli (globi) (black arrowhead) (Wade-Fite stain, 100X magnification); inset shows infiltration of capillary wall with lepra bacilli (black arrow) suggestive of Lucio phenomenon.