Complete resolution of erythema elevatum diutinum using oral sulfasalazine.

@article{Chen2017CompleteRO,
  title={Complete resolution of erythema elevatum diutinum using oral sulfasalazine.},
  author={Michael Chen and Agata Chlopik and Maija P Hoang and Gideon P. Smith},
  journal={Dermatology online journal},
  year={2017},
  volume={23 10}
}
Erythema elevatum diutinum (EED) is a rare, chronic small-vessel vasculitis that presents as firm, red, violaceous, or brown papules and nodules on the extensor surfaces of the limbs. Oral dapsone is considered first-line therapy for EED; in the current case report, a patient presenting with EED began dapsone treatment and symptoms subsided within two weeks… CONTINUE READING