"Necrobiosis Lipoidica" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A degenerative disease of the dermal connective tissue characterized by the development of erythematous papules or nodules in the pretibial area. The papules form plaques covered with telangiectatic vessels. More than half of the affected patients have diabetes.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Necrobiosis Lipoidica" by people in Profiles.
Treatment of refractory ulcerative necrobiosis lipoidica diabeticorum with infliximab: report of a case. Arch Dermatol. 2009 Apr; 145(4):437-9.