European Journal of Dermatology


sQuiz your knowledge! Erythemathous-violaceous painful nodules on the limbs and ankle arthritis in a patient with acute pancreatitis Volume 31, numéro 3, May-June 2021


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Servicio de Dermatologia Hospital Universitario San Cecilio, Avda Conocimiento 33, 18016 Granada, Spain

An 83-year-old female was admitted to our hospital due to acute pancreatitis secondary to choledocholithiasis. Her personal history included hypertension under treatment with losartan and diabetes mellitus treated with metformin. The patient was referred to our outpatient dermatological unit to evaluate recent lesions on both lower limbs during her admission. On physical examination (figure 1A), several erythematous-violaceous, not ulcerated, painful nodules located on the anterior surface of the [...]