UMMS Affiliation

Department of Dermatology

Publication Date

2021-02-18

Document Type

Article

Disciplines

Dermatology | Skin and Connective Tissue Diseases

Abstract

A 79-year-old otherwise healthy Puerto Rican woman is seen for a 3-month history of a rapidly enlarging mass on her right foot. The involved areas are occasionally tender, affecting her ability to walk. Physical examination reveals many confluent, deep red to purple, eroded, grapelike nodules affecting all aspects of the foot and extending to the distal part of the leg. The largest confluent mass is on the heel extending to the posterior side of the ankle. She has no history of immunosuppression.

Keywords

dermatology, case report

Rights and Permissions

Copyright 2021 by the American Academy of Dermatology, Inc. This is an open access article under the CC BY-NC-ND license (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/4.0/).

DOI of Published Version

10.1016/j.jdcr.2020.09.032

Source

Egbeto IA, Trivedi A, Evan-Browning E, Levin NA. Lower extremity nodules in an immunocompetent woman. JAAD Case Rep. 2021 Feb 18;8:96-97. doi: 10.1016/j.jdcr.2020.09.032. PMID: 33659601; PMCID: PMC7896186. Link to article on publisher's site

Journal/Book/Conference Title

JAAD case reports

Related Resources

Link to Article in PubMed

PubMed ID

33659601

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Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 4.0 License
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