Eritema anular centrífugo-primer plano

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Eritema anular centrífugo-primer plano

Se llama eritema anular cuando el enrojecimiento aparece en el cuerpo en forma de anillos, como puede apreciarse aquí, en el antebrazo. Por lo general esta enfermedad no presenta síntomas, excepto por una picazón (prurito) leve y puede asociarse a enfermedades graves, pero en la mayoría de los casos nunca se descubre una causa subyacente.

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  • Last Reviewed on 08/07/2011
  • Linda J. Vorvick, MD, Medical Director, MEDEX Northwest Division of Physician Assistant Studies, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.

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