Other Names for this Disease
- Atrophic papulosis, malignant
- Degos syndrome
- Degos's malignant atrophic papulosis
- Kohlmeier-Degos disease
- Köhlmeier-Degos disease
Prognosis of individuals with Degos disease varies considerably depending on the extent of blood vessel involvement. Individuals with isolated skin macules have a good prognosis, while individuals with multisystem disease often face life threatening complications. To learn more about your or your loved one’s prognosis we strongly recommend that you speak with a healthcare provider.
Last updated: 3/31/2011