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Granuloma Inframammary Adultorum

Gina R. Chacón, MD1; Clayton B. Green, MD, PhD1; Seung-David L. Kim, MD2; Erik J. Stratman, MD1
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1Department of Dermatology, Marshfield Clinic–Saint Joseph’s Hospital, Marshfield, Wisconsin
2Department of Pathology, Marshfield Clinic–Saint Joseph’s Hospital, Marshfield, Wisconsin
JAMA Dermatol. 2014;150(10):1113-1115. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2014.352.
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Granuloma inframammary adultorum represents a variant of erosive papulonodular dermatosis (EPND) with predominant clinical components of papules and nodules. We describe herein a patient who presented with worsening skin lesions.

Article InformationCorresponding Author: Clayton B. Green, MD, PhD, Department of Dermatology, Marshfield Clinic, 1000 N Oak Ave, Marshfield, WI 54449 (green.clayton@marshfieldclinic.org).

Published Online: July 9, 2014. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2014.352.

Conflict of Interest Disclosures: None reported.

Additional Contributions: We thank Marie Fleisner, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation Office of Scientific Writing and Publication, for editorial assistance in preparing this article.

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A Case of Granuloma Inframammary Adultorum Before and After Resolution of the Lesions

A, Erythematous, macerated papules, nodules, and plaques are evident beneath the breasts extending onto the upper abdomen. B, The affected skin has returned to normal after resolution of the papules, nodules, and plaques.

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