Acquired reactive perforating collagenosis

Kreuter, Alexander
March 2010
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/9/2010 Supplement, Vol. 182, pE184
Academic Journal
The article presents a case of a 58-year-old woman with diabetes mellitus and chronic kidney disease and receiving hemodialysis with a five-month history of pruritic skin lesions on her upper back. It states that the examination shows numerour erythematous papules and plaques with central keratotic plugs. It notes acquired reactive perforating collagenosis was diagnosed. It cites that treatment started with betamethasone valerate cream 0.1% twice daily and narrowband ultraviolet-B phototherapy.


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