Necrobiosis lipoídica diabética en la pierna

La necrobiosis lipoídica diabética es una enfermedad crónica de la piel que se caracteriza por placas brillantes que cambian de color, desde amarillo claro a rojo oscuro y es más frecuente en las mujeres. Aunque el nombre implica diabetes y la mayoría de los casos se presentan en diabéticos, esta enfermedad la pueden padecer individuos sin diabetes.Necrobiosis lipoídica diabética en la pierna

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Last reviewed 11/22/2011 by Kevin Berman, MD, PhD, Atlanta Center for Dermatologic Disease, Atlanta, GA. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.

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