Granuloma Annulare

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Granuloma Annulare

Granuloma annulare is a long-term (chronic) skin disease consisting of a rash with reddish bumps arranged in a circle or ring.
 

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The terms "Granuloma Annulare" returned 62 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

IMAGES IN CLINICAL MEDICINE. Generalized Granuloma Annulare Associated with Diabetes Mellitus.
 

Author(s): Menglong Ran, Yang Wang

Journal: N. Engl. J. Med.. 2016 Sep;375(10):e21.

 

Last Updated: 8 Sep 2016

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Coexistence of granuloma annulare and chronic spontaneous urticaria.
 

Author(s): Ilteris Oguz Topal, Sule Gungor, Pınar Ozay Nayır, Emek Kocaturk, Tulin Yuksel

Journal: An Bras Dermatol. ;91(4):552-3.

 

Last Updated: 1 Sep 2016

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Lichen sclerosus and granuloma annulare of the foreskin: a significant association.
 

Author(s): Daniel Val, André Collard, José Fernando Val-Bernal

Journal: Rom J Morphol Embryol. 2015 ;56(3):1179-83.

 

Lichen sclerosus (LS) is considered to be a disease resulting of local immune dysregulation. A delayed-type hypersensitivity reaction and cell-mediated immune response are hypothesized to be the pathogenesis of granuloma annulare (GA). The case is presented of an uncircumcised 45-year-old ...

Last Updated: 15 Dec 2015

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The terms "Granuloma Annulare" returned 3 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Granuloma annulare disseminatum responding to fumaric acid esters.
 

Author(s): Uwe Wollina

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A 40-year-old man suffered from disseminated granuloma annulare not responding to topical steroids and PUVA-therapy. He was treated with fumaric acid esters and achieved a partial response within 3 weeks, a complete remission after 12 weeks. The literature on fumaric acid esters in ...

Last Updated: 6 Mar 2009

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Subcutaneous granuloma annulare of the scalp in childhood: a case report and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Hakan Sabuncuoğlu, Kamil Oge, Figen Söylemezoğlu, Arzu Sağlam

Journal: Turk Neurosurg. 2007 ;17(1):19-22.

 

Granuloma annulare is a benign inflammatory skin lesion of unknown etiology that is usually seen in adults and children and subtypes of it includes localized granuloma annulare, generalized granuloma annulare, subcutaneous granuloma annulare and arcuate dermal erythema. Etiology and ...

Last Updated: 8 Oct 2007

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Diagnosis and management of granuloma annulare.
 

Author(s): Peggy R Cyr

Journal: Am Fam Physician. 2006 Nov;74(10):1729-34.

 

Granuloma annulare is a benign, asymptomatic, self-limited papular eruption found in patients of all ages. The primary skin lesion usually is grouped papules in an enlarging annular shape, with color ranging from flesh-colored to erythematous. The two most common types of granuloma ...

Last Updated: 1 Dec 2006

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