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European Journal of Dermatology


Palisaded neutrophilic granulomatous dermatitis and its associations with autoimmune diseases Volume 29, numéro 4, July-August 2019


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1 Section of Dermatology and Venereology, Department of Medicine,
2 Section of Pathology, Department of Diagnostics and Public Health, University of Verona, Verona, Italy

Palisaded granulomatous dermatitis (PNGD) is an uncommon disease presenting with crusting erythematous-violaceous papules, plaques, and nodules, localized on the trunk and extensor surfaces of the arms, often associated with rheumatic disorders [1-4]. We report two new cases of PNGD, one associated with polymyalgia rheumatica and the second with monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance (MGUS).A 72-year-old Caucasian man presented with a five-year history of pruritic annular violaceous plaques [...]