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Nodular Nonsuppurative Panniculitis (Weber-Christian Disease)

A form of panniculitis characterized by recurrent episodes of fever accompanied by the eruption of single or multiple erythematous subcutaneous nodules on the lower extremities. They normally resolve, but tend to leave depressions in the skin. The condition is most often seen in women, alone or in association with other disorders.
Also Known As:
Weber-Christian Disease; Panniculitis, Nodular Nonsuppurative; Disease, Weber-Christian; Nodular Nonsuppurative Panniculitides; Nonsuppurative Panniculitides, Nodular; Nonsuppurative Panniculitis, Nodular; Panniculitides, Nodular Nonsuppurative; Weber Christian Disease
Networked: 48 relevant articles (5 outcomes, 1 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Panniculitis
2. Psoriasis (Pustulosis Palmaris et Plantaris)
3. Pemphigus (Pemphigus Vulgaris)
4. Bullous Pemphigoid (Pemphigoid)
5. Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation

Experts

1. Miranda-Bautista, José: 1 article (05/2015)
2. Menchén, Luis: 1 article (05/2015)
3. Fernández-Simón, Alejandro: 1 article (05/2015)
4. Pérez-Sánchez, Isabel: 1 article (05/2015)
5. Petit, A: 1 article (10/2011)
6. Braun-Arduz, P: 1 article (10/2011)
7. Plantier, F: 1 article (10/2011)
8. Lerolle, N: 1 article (10/2011)
9. Moulonguet, I: 1 article (10/2011)
10. Georgiadis, Thomas: 1 article (11/2010)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Nodular Nonsuppurative Panniculitis:
1. Cyclophosphamide (Cytoxan)FDA LinkGeneric
2. mycophenolate mofetil (Cellcept)FDA LinkGeneric
3. Cyclosporine (Ciclosporin)FDA LinkGeneric
4. idiopathic Erythema nodosumIBA
5. Adrenocorticotropic Hormone (ACTH)FDA Link
6. CortisoneIBA
7. Hydroxychloroquine (Plaquenil)FDA LinkGeneric
8. Penicillins (Penicillin)FDA Link
9. EnzymesIBA
10. Anticardiolipin AntibodiesIBA

Therapies and Procedures

1. Sclerotherapy
2. Splenectomy
3. Plasma Exchange
4. Jejunoileal Bypass
5. Subcutaneous Injections