Miescher’s granuloma

Miescher’s granuloma

A term that dignifies a non-diabetic variant of the necrobiosis lipoidica-granuloma annulare spectrum, which is characterised by a raised annular lesion on sun-exposed skin, with histological features of erythema nodosum—phagocytosis of dermal elastic fibres by giant cells and histiocytes.
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