Ofuji, Shigeo

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Shigeo, 20th century Japanese dermatologist.
Ofugi disease I - pruritic circinate plaques studded with follicular papules or pustules, seen primarily in Japanese adults.
Ofugi disease II - intensely pruritic sheets of coalescent erythematous papules, sparing compressed abdominal folds. Synonym(s): papuloerythroderma of Ofuji
papuloerythroderma of Ofuji - Synonym(s): Ofuji disease II
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Papuloerythroderma of Ofuji is characterized by a pruritic eruption of widespread, red, flat papules that leads to spare skin folds.
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