Scleredema

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Scleredema

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The terms "Scleredema" returned 17 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Scleredema associated with Sjögren's syndrome.
 

Author(s): João Alves, Tiago Judas, Tiago Ferreira, Diogo Matos, Elvira Bártolo

Journal: An Bras Dermatol. ;90(3 Suppl 1):81-3.

 

Scleredema adultorum of Buschke is a rare disorder characterized by diffuse swelling and non-pitting induration of the skin usually involving the face, neck, arms and upper trunk. It has been associated with previous infectious diseases, diabetes, paraproteinemia and, more rarely, ...

Last Updated: 28 Aug 2015

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Extensive scleredema adultorum with loss of eccrine glands.
 

Author(s): I-Chun Lin, Hsien-Yi Chiu, Jung-Yi Chan, Sung-Jan Lin

Journal: J. Am. Acad. Dermatol.. 2014 Sep;71(3):e99-e101.

 

Last Updated: 16 Aug 2014

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Scleredema diabeticorum.
 

Author(s): Kathleen Tran, Kevin P Boyd, Maria R Robinson, Michael Whitlow

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We present a case of scleredema with a leonine facies in a 56-year-old man with a history of poorly controlled diabetes mellitus. The patient initially presented with erythematous, edematous papules and plaques on the face, neck, and upper back.

Last Updated: 24 Dec 2013

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The terms "Scleredema" returned 2 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Scleredema--an uncommon cause of swelling in a child--a case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Bikash Shrestha, Arun Kumar Neopane, Rajesh Panth

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Body swelling in a child is a common symptom. Apart from systemic causes like renal, hepatic, and cardiac, rarely such a swelling may be caused by dermatologic conditions.

Last Updated: 1 Sep 2014

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[Scleredema of Buschke associated with diabetes mellitus type 2: case report and review of the literature].
 

Author(s): Sandra Lopes Mattos e Dinato, Gustavo Lotfi da Costa, Mauro Cesar Dinato, Angelo Sementilli, Ney Romiti

Journal: Arq Bras Endocrinol Metabol. 2010 Dec;54(9):852-5.

 

Scleredema of Buschke (SB) is a rare disorder of connective tissue, characterized by hardening of the skin. Of unknown etiology, it may be associated with viral or bacterial infections, hematological alterations and diabetes mellitus (DM). In half of the reported cases of SB, there ...

Last Updated: 22 Feb 2011

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