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Necrobiosis lipoidica--involvement of atypical sites.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  8252793     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Necrobiosis lipoidica (NL) has distinctive clinical and histological appearances. The legs are the commonest site of involvement, and 85% of cases involve the legs exclusively. We describe a patient in whom NL did not involve the legs, but was found to occur on unusual areas: the back and nipple. This is possibly the first report of NL affecting the nipple.
Authors:
G M Kavanagh; M Novelli; M Hartog; C T Kennedy
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Clinical and experimental dermatology     Volume:  18     ISSN:  0307-6938     ISO Abbreviation:  Clin. Exp. Dermatol.     Publication Date:  1993 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1994-01-11     Completed Date:  1994-01-11     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7606847     Medline TA:  Clin Exp Dermatol     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  543-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Dermatology, Bristol Royal Infirmary, UK.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Back
Breast Diseases / pathology
Female
Humans
Necrobiosis Lipoidica / pathology*
Nipples / pathology*

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