Skip to main content
padlock icon - secure page this page is secure

Superficial Granulomatous Pyoderma: A Case in an 11-Year-Old Girl and Review of the Literature

Buy Article:

$52.00 + tax (Refund Policy)

Abstract: 

Superficial granulomatous pyoderma is a rare entity thought to be a variant of pyoderma gangrenosum and is often mistaken for classic pyoderma gangrenosum. Superficial granulomatous pyoderma has mainly been described in adults. We describe a case of Superficial granulomatous pyoderma in an 11-year-old girl and present a review of the literature. Superficial granulomatous pyoderma maintains clinical and histopathologic characteristics distinct from classic pyoderma gangrenosum and has a more favorable prognosis. It is often responsive to conservative treatment.
No References
No Citations
No Supplementary Data
No Article Media
No Metrics

Document Type: Research Article

Affiliations: 1: Division of Clinical Dermatology (M.M.T., R.H.C.-N., D.M.R.D.), Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 2: Department of Dermatology (A.T.), University of Alabama School of Medicine, Birmingham, Alabama

Publication date: September 1, 2010

  • Access Key
  • Free content
  • Partial Free content
  • New content
  • Open access content
  • Partial Open access content
  • Subscribed content
  • Partial Subscribed content
  • Free trial content
Cookie Policy
X
Cookie Policy
Ingenta Connect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more