Genital ulcer

Causes

Appropriate Tests

 

Genital swab, Lesion cytology and biopsy, if indicated.

Syphilis test mucocutaneous ulcer and Syphilis serology.

Non-specific

 

Herpes simplex virus infection

 

Syphilis

See also Chancre.

Chancroid

 

Candidiasis

 

Neoplastic ulcer

 

Fixed drug reaction

 

Behçet's syndrome

 

Granuloma inguinale

 

Reiter's syndrome