Treatment of refractory ulcerative necrobiosis lipoidica diabeticorum with infliximab: report of a case.


BACKGROUND Necrobiosis lipoidica diabeticorum (NLD) is a rare, granulomatous inflammatory skin disease of unknown origin, sometimes associated with diabetes mellitus. Skin lesions usually develop on the lower extremities and can progress toward ulceration and scarring. Many treatments have been proposed, but few have demonstrated consistent efficacy, and no… (More)
DOI: 10.1001/archdermatol.2009.6


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