Erythema elevatum diutinum
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Dapsone is the first line of treatment for erythema elevatum diutinum. Other treatments which may be used include sulfapyridine, niacinamide, and intermittent plasma exchange (PLEXA). In rare cases, surgical treatment may be used to provide symptomatic relief.
Last updated: 4/13/2010
- Hougeir FG, Yiannias JA. Erythema Elevatum Diutinum. eMedicine. 2009; http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1083116-overview. Accessed 4/13/2010.
- Wallach D. Erythema elevatum diutinum . Orphanet. 2007; http://www.orpha.net/consor/cgi-bin/OC_Exp.php?lng=EN&Expert=90000.