Some of the cutaneous markers of diabetes mellitus like necrobiosis lipoidica
diabeticorum, diabetic bullae, acquired perforating dermatosis and stiff skin syndrome is not seen in our study.
Squamous cell carcinoma arising in an area of long-standing necrobiosis lipoidica
. J Cutan Pathol.
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For ulcerative lesions of PG, frequent differential diagnosis include infective such as necrotizing fascitis, vascular occlusive or venous disease, necrobiosis lipoidica
, livedoid vasculitis, sarcoidosis, or cutaneous malignancies such as squamous cell carcinoma and basal cell carcinoma, vasculitic processes such as Wegener's, malignancy such as lymphoma or leukemia, and pustular drug reactions.
Localized granuloma annulare must be differentiated from the most common annular lesion, tinea corporis, as well as other annular lesions, including necrobiosis lipoidica
and erythema migrans.
The absence of diabetic thick skin and necrobiosis lipoidica
diabeticorum (NLD) in the present study when compared to other studies,2,8,23 (Table 5) is mainly due to short duration of DM in the majority of the patients.
Topical tacrolimus in granuloma annulare and necrobiosis lipoidica
. Br J Dermatol.
(NL) is another necrobiotic disorder with lesions occurring mainly over legs but can involve other sites as well and is seen in 0.3-1.6% of diabetic patients.9 In this study, necrobiosis lipoidica
was seen in 1 (0.3%) case.