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Bacillary angiomatosis (epithelioid angiomatosis) is a term coined in 1989 that describes cutaneous vascular proliferations that harbour Bartonella spp.
- Bartonella henselae first described in AIDS patients.
- Bartonella quintana also in AIDS patients with body lice.
- ↑ LeBoit PE, Berger TG, Egbert BM, Beckstead JH, Yen TS, Stoler MH. Bacillary angiomatosis. The histopathology and differential diagnosis of a pseudoneoplastic infection in patients with human immunodeficiency virus disease. The American journal of surgical pathology. 1989 Nov; 13(11):909-20.
- ↑ Relman DA, Loutit JS, Schmidt TM, Falkow S, Tompkins LS. The agent of bacillary angiomatosis. An approach to the identification of uncultured pathogens. The New England journal of medicine. 1990 Dec 6; 323(23):1573-80.
- ↑ Koehler JE, Quinn FD, Berger TG, LeBoit PE, Tappero JW. Isolation of Rochalimaea species from cutaneous and osseous lesions of bacillary angiomatosis. The New England journal of medicine. 1992 Dec 3; 327(23):1625-31.