Accelerated healing of pyoderma gangrenosum in behçet patient treated with cyclosporine and split thickness skin graft

Deok Woo Kim, Byung Il Lee, Seung Ha Park

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    Abstract

    Pyoderma gangrenosum is a dermatologic manifestation of systemic disease such as inflammatory bowel disease, monoclonal gammopathy, arthritis, malignancies, and Behçet's disease. Pyoderma gangrenosum can be stabilized with oral cyclosporine administration. After stabilization, it can be managed with debridement and skin graft.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)552-554
    Number of pages3
    JournalAnnals of Plastic Surgery
    Volume61
    Issue number5
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2008 Nov

    Keywords

    • Behets disease
    • Cyclosporine
    • Debridement
    • Pathergy
    • Pyoderma gangrenosum
    • Skin graft

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Surgery

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