"Erythema Nodosum" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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An erythematous eruption commonly associated with drug reactions or infection and characterized by inflammatory nodules that are usually tender, multiple, and bilateral. These nodules are located predominantly on the shins with less common occurrence on the thighs and forearms. They undergo characteristic color changes ending in temporary bruise-like areas. This condition usually subsides in 3-6 weeks without scarring or atrophy.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Erythema Nodosum" by people in Profiles.
Cheraghi N, Yasuda M, Deng A, Mailhot J. Azathioprine hypersensitivity presenting as neutrophilic dermatosis and erythema nodosum. Cutis. 2016 Jul; 98(1):E7-9.
Vu TN, Lee TX, Ndoye A, Shultz LD, Pittelkow MR, Dahl MV, Lynch PJ, Grando SA. The pathophysiological significance of nondesmoglein targets of pemphigus autoimmunity. Development of antibodies against keratinocyte cholinergic receptors in patients with pemphigus vulgaris and pemphigus foliaceus. Arch Dermatol. 1998 Aug; 134(8):971-80.