Erythema annulare centrifugum

Adnan Mir, Vitaly Terushkin, Max Fischer, Shane Meehan

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Abstract

Erythema annulare centrifugum (EAC) is a gyrate erythema, which is typically characterized by annular, erythematous plaques with trailing scale. It is considered to be a reactive condition with a wide variety of inciting causes but unclear pathophysiology. The mean duration of the eruption is 11 months. We present a patient with a 50-year history of recurrent EAC with no known cause. Although it does follow a previously reported pattern of seasonal recurrence, this case represents the longest reported duration of EAC.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Number of pages1
JournalDermatology Online Journal
Volume18
Issue number12
StatePublished - Dec 1 2012

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Mir, A., Terushkin, V., Fischer, M., & Meehan, S. (2012). Erythema annulare centrifugum. Dermatology Online Journal, 18(12).

Erythema annulare centrifugum. / Mir, Adnan; Terushkin, Vitaly; Fischer, Max; Meehan, Shane.

In: Dermatology Online Journal, Vol. 18, No. 12, 01.12.2012.

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Mir, A, Terushkin, V, Fischer, M & Meehan, S 2012, 'Erythema annulare centrifugum', Dermatology Online Journal, vol. 18, no. 12.
Mir A, Terushkin V, Fischer M, Meehan S. Erythema annulare centrifugum. Dermatology Online Journal. 2012 Dec 1;18(12).
Mir, Adnan ; Terushkin, Vitaly ; Fischer, Max ; Meehan, Shane. / Erythema annulare centrifugum. In: Dermatology Online Journal. 2012 ; Vol. 18, No. 12.
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