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  • Erythema Nodosum
  • Erythema Nodosum

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    Erythema Nodosum

    Erythema nodosum is a form of panniculitis characterized by palpable, tender, red or violet subcutaneous nodules most typically appearing on the shins. It most often accompanies systemic diseases, including streptococcal infection, sarcoidosis, and inflammatory bowel disease.

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