perniosis


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perniosis

[‚pər·nē′ō·səs]
(medicine)
Any dermatitis resulting from chilblain.
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Topical GTN 0.4% cream is an effective and safe alternative to oral nifedipine in the treatment of idiopathic perniosis. Systemic nifedipine leads to clearance of lesions earlier than topical GTN cream.
A retrospective study of cases presenting with chilblains (Perniosis) in Out-patient Department Of Dermatology Nepal Medical College and Teaching Hospital (NMCTH).
Epidemiological patterns of perniosis and its association with systemic disorder.