LUPUS ERYTHEMATOSUS TUMIDUS

By Gary M. White, MD

Lupus erythematosus tumidus


Lupus erythematosus tumidus is a variant of cutaneous lupus which appears as smooth, red-violet plaques on the head and neck [JAAD 1999;41;250].

Treatment

See cutaneous (discoid) lupus erythematosus.

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Lupus erythematosus tumidus

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