IJD
Indian Journal of Dermatology
  Publication of IADVL, WB
  Official organ of AADV
Indexed with Science Citation Index (E) , Web of Science and PubMed
 
Users online: 103  
Home About  Editorial Board  Current Issue Archives Online Early Coming Soon Guidelines Subscriptions  e-Alerts    Login  
    Small font sizeDefault font sizeIncrease font size Print this page Email this page
Year : 1990  |  Volume : 35  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 229-230

Wells syndrome mimicking erythema elevatum diutinum


Dept. of Dermatology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India

Correspondence Address:
R Rai
Dept. of Dermatology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh
India
Login to access the Email id

Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None


Rights and PermissionsRights and Permissions

ABSTRACT: Wells syndrome is a rare inflammatory dermatosis clinically by recurrent itchy erythematous oedematous plaques with features resembling both urticaria and cellulitis and histologically characterised by tissue eosinophilia, oedema and flame figures. Erythema elevatum diutinum (EED) is a chronic localised from of cutaneous vasculitis clinically consisting of symmetrical papules and nodules most often on the back of the hands. We present a case of Wells syndrome mimicking EED clinically.


[PDF Not available]*
Print this article     Email this article
 Next article
 Previous article
 Table of Contents

 Similar in PUBMED
   Search Pubmed for
   Search in Google Scholar for
 Related articles
 Citation Manager
 Access Statistics
 Reader Comments
 Email Alert *
 Add to My List *
 * Requires registration (Free)
 

 Article Access Statistics
    Viewed987    
    Printed47    
    Emailed0    
    PDF Downloaded0    
    Comments [Add]    

Recommend this journal