Cutaneous periarteritis nodosa in a child.


We describe a child who developed chronic cutaneous periarteritis nodosa at 5 years of age and whom we have observed over a five-year period. Although intermittent oral corticosteroids have been required to control symptoms, she has not demonstrated involvement of any organ other than the skin.

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@article{Jones1985CutaneousPN, title={Cutaneous periarteritis nodosa in a child.}, author={Stephen K. Jones and Alfred T. Lane and Loren E Golitz and William L Weston}, journal={American journal of diseases of children}, year={1985}, volume={139 9}, pages={920-2} }