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Pyoderma gangrenosum

Introduction: Pyoderma gangrenosum

Description of Pyoderma gangrenosum

Pyoderma gangrenosum (medical condition): A rare inflammatory skin disorder characterized by small...more »

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Pyoderma gangrenosum: An idiopathic, rapidly evolving, and severely debilitating disease occurring most commonly in association with chronic ulcerative colitis. It is characterized by the presence of boggy, purplish ulcers with undermined borders, appearing mostly on the legs. The majority of cases are in people between 40 and 60 years old. Its etiology is unknown.
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Pyoderma gangrenosum: An idiopathic, rapidly evolving, and severely debilitating disease occurring most commonly in association with chronic ulcerative colitis. It is characterized by the presence of boggy, purplish ulcers with undermined borders, appearing mostly on the legs. The majority of cases are in people between 40 and 60 years old. Its etiology is unknown.
Source: MeSH 2007

Pyoderma gangrenosum: Related Topics

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Pyoderma gangrenosum: Rare Disease

Ophanet

Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when if affects 1 person per 2,000. They list Pyoderma gangrenosum as a "rare disease".

Source - Orphanet

Pyoderma gangrenosum as a Disease

Pyoderma gangrenosum (medical condition): See Pyoderma Gangrenosum (disease information).
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Pyoderma gangrenosum: Related Diseases

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Pyoderma gangrenosum: Related Disease Topics

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Hierarchical classifications of Pyoderma gangrenosum

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