TITLE

Pyoderma gangrenosum associated with chronic polyarthritis

AUTHOR(S)
Hoff, Norman-Philipp; Gerber, Peter Arne
PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/18/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 15, p1746
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the case of a 58-year-old woman who presented with ulcers on the right side of her neck and on her left elbow. It says that the woman was found to have pyoderma gangrenosum, which is an ulceration of the skin with sterile neutrophilic inflammation. It states that the ulceration developed after minimal trauma resulting from the end of her methotrexate therapy for her chronic polyarthritis.
ACCESSION #
67099447

 

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