Elastosis Perforans Serpiginosa

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Elastosis Perforans Serpiginosa

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The terms "Elastosis Perforans Serpiginosa" returned 10 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Two cases of D-penicillamine-induced elastosis perforans serpiginosa.
 

Author(s): Jun Liang, Duoqin Wang, Jinhua Xu, Lianjun Chen

Journal: Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol. ;82(4):452-4.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Drug-induced elastosis perforans serpiginosa.
 

Author(s): Stephanie Menzies, Brian Kirby

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Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Elastosis perforans serpiginosa: a case successfully treated with intralesional steroids and topical allium cepa-allantoin-pentaglycan gel.
 

Author(s): Anna Campanati, Emanuela Martina, Katia Giuliodori, Giulia Ganzetti, Barbara Marconi, Irene Conta, Mirella Giangiacomi, Annamaria Offidani

Journal: Acta Dermatovenerol Alp Pannonica Adriat. 2014 ;23(2):39-41.

 

Elastosis perforans serpiginosa is a rare skin disease in which abnormal elastic fibers, other connective tissue elements, and cellular debris are expelled from the papillary dermis through the epidermis. Three clinical variants of EPS can be detected: idiopathic, reactive, and drug-induced. ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Elastosis Perforans Serpiginosa" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

D-penicillamine elastosis perforans serpiginosa: description of two cases and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Laura Atzori, Anna Luisa Pinna, Monica Pau, Nicola Aste

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Long term D-penicillamine (DPA) therapy to treat Wilson disease can induce elastosis perforans serpiginosa (EPS), a very rare degenerative skin disease characterized by a transepidermal elimination of elastic fiber aggregates. The iatrogenous disease depends on DPA capacity to chelate ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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