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Pigmented purpuric eruption


Other Names for this Disease
  • Familial pigmented purpuric eruption
  • Schamberg disease
  • Schamberg purpura
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  • I have been diagnosed with pigmented purpuric eruption. What are the symptoms of this condition? What causes it? Can it be treated? Will it eventually go away? Click here for answer

  • I was diagnosed with pigmented purpuric eruption four years ago. It started on the top of each foot, and now it has moved up my legs. Is there anything to make this disappear from my skin and will it get worse?
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