[Cutaneous polyarteritis nodosa--is it really benign?].

@article{Shavit2012CutaneousPN,
  title={[Cutaneous polyarteritis nodosa--is it really benign?].},
  author={Eran Shavit and Amir Horev and Eitan Berman and S. H. Halevy},
  journal={Harefuah},
  year={2012},
  volume={151 10},
  pages={558-61, 606}
}
Polyarteritis nodosa (PAN) is a multi-system disease, characterized by necrotizing vasculitis of medium-sized arteries that may affect any organ system. Cutaneous PAN is the cutaneous limited form of PAN. It affects 10% of all cases of PAN and usually demonstrates a benign and chronic course. We hereby describe a 47-year-old female with diabetes mellitus… CONTINUE READING