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European Journal of Dermatology


Eosinophilic annular erythema localized on the neck Volume 27, numéro 6, November-December 2017


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1 Department of Dermatology, Gifu Prefectural Tajimi Hospital, Gifu, Japan
2 Department of Dermatology, Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
3 Department of Dermatology, Aichi Medical University, Aichi, Japan

Eosinophilic annular erythema (EAE) is a rare cutaneous disorder characterized by relapsing annular erythema and tissue eosinophilia without flame figures [1]. It is still controversial whether EAE is a distinct disease or a clinical variant of Wells’ syndrome (WS), which is characterized by the appearance of flame figures. EAE generally presents with diffuse multiple annular erythema on the trunk or the proximal extremities; localized EAE is a rare variation of EAE [1, 2]. We herein report a patient [...]