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Perniosis: Introduction

Perniosis: A blood vessel disorder where exposure to cord damp weather results in skin lesions on the extremities. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Perniosis is available below.

Symptoms of Perniosis

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Causes of Perniosis

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Definitions of Perniosis:

Recurrent localized itching, swelling and painful erythema on the fingers, toes or ears, produced by exposure to cold. It is also called pernio. - (Source - Diseases Database)

Perniosis is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Perniosis, or a subtype of Perniosis, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)


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