VOLUME 38 | ISSUE 6 | NOVEMBER-DECEMBER 2018

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A painful, swelling and discharging sinus in the right foot

Nishant Nayyar, Shikha Sood, Ashwani Tomar 

Department of Radiodiagnosis, Indira Gandhi Medical College, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh, India

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Nayyar N, Sood S, Tomar A. A painful, swelling and discharging sinus in the right foot. Ann Saudi Med 2018; 38(6): 450-452. DOI: 10.5144/0256-4947.2018.450.

 

A 45-year-old male adult, a farmer by occupation from a small village in the Sub-Himalayan region of North India presented with a history of pain, swelling and discharging sinus in the right foot for the pre.vious 5-6 years. Initially, the lesion was a single nodular swelling followed by multiple nodular thickenings and discharging sinuses. He took analgesics and antibiotics from a local physician and was partially relieved but the disease process continued. The patient presented to our hospital for further management. On examination the foot showed swelling and a hardened surface with multiple discharging sinuses. The discharge was slightly blackish in appearance (Figure 1).

 

 

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