Case of autoimmune progesterone dermatitis presenting as fixed drug eruption.

@article{Asai2009CaseOA,
  title={Case of autoimmune progesterone dermatitis presenting as fixed drug eruption.},
  author={Jun Asai and Norito Katoh and Mayu Nakano and Makoto Wada and Saburo Kishimoto},
  journal={The Journal of dermatology},
  year={2009},
  volume={36 12},
  pages={
          643-5
        }
}
Autoimmune progesterone dermatitis is a rare disorder that presents as a cyclical cutaneous eruption during the luteal phase of the menstrual cycle. It typically occurs in women due to an autoimmune phenomenon to endogenous progesterone production. We describe a 34-year-old woman with an erythematous round plaque with blistering, which recurred a few days before her menstrual cycle, at the identical site on the left arm. The diagnosis of autoimmune progesterone dermatitis is made with i.d. skin… CONTINUE READING