necrobiosis lipoidica diabeticorum

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Synonyms for necrobiosis lipoidica diabeticorum

skin disease marked by thin shiny patches (especially on the legs)

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Cutaneous manifestations such as diabetic dermopathy, necrobiosis lipoidica diabeticorum, syndromes of limited joint mobility are extremely important to the clinician as they are indicators of underlying chronic degenerative complications such as retinopathy, neuropathy and nephropathy and hence an "alarm bell to alert the physician".
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.
Macaron NC, Cohen C, Chen SC, Arbiser JL: gli-1 Oncogene is highly expressed in granulomatous skin disorders, including sarcoidosis, granuloma annulare, and necrobiosis lipoidica diabeticorum.
The differential diagnosis also needs to exclude rheumatoid nodules, necrobiosis lipoidica diabeticorum, and lichen planus.