Skin Induration

Known as: Induration of skin 
An area of hardness in the skin. Causes include inflammatory process and infiltration of the skin by malignant neoplasms.
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2007
2007
OBJECTIVE Tuberculin skin testing with purified protein derivative (PPD) is part of tuberculosis (TB) screening in patients… (More)
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2006
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2006
Nephrogenic systemic fibrosis: a serious late adverse reaction to gadodiamide Recently, it has been reported [1, 2] that a… (More)
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2006
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2006
Despite the heterogeneity of SSc, almost all patients have skin involvement. As such, skin manifestations are critical in the… (More)
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2006
2006
BACKGROUND Xerotic changes in atopic skin are considered to be related to a decrease in the water permeability barrier. Whether… (More)
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2003
2003
The European Scleroderma Study Group (EScSG) has recently identified three activity 10 point indices devoted to evaluating… (More)
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1999
1999
Resistance to Leishmania parasite infection requires the development of a cellular immune response that activates macrophage… (More)
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1997
1997
BACKGROUND The Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices recommends a second dose of measles, mumps, and rubella vaccine (MMR2… (More)
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1997
1997
BACKGROUND The degree of skin induration (lipodermatosclerosis) around venous ulcers has prognostic significance; however… (More)
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1995
1995
BACKGROUND Chronic lipodermatosclerosis is characterized by indurated skin on the medial aspect of the leg and is common around… (More)
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1993
1993
BACKGROUND Skin induration is difficult to quantify. In patients with systemic sclerosis (scleroderma), a clinical skin severity… (More)
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