lupus erythematosus profundus
[ prō-fŭn′dəs ]
A chronic cutaneous form of lupus erythematosus giving rise to deep-seated, firm, rubbery nodules that sometimes become ulcerated, usually on the face.
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- lupus band test,
- lupus erythematosus,
- lupus erythematosus cell,
- lupus erythematosus cell test,
- lupus hypertrophicus,
- lupus miliaris disseminatus faciei,
- lupus nephritis,
- lupus pernio,
- lupus tumidus
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