Treatment of necrobiosis lipoidica with intra-lesional glucocorticoid

Stephanie Louise Ball, Nicola Jane Salmon, Michael J Tidman

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Keywords


Diabetes mellitus, necrobiosis lipoidica, complications, skin, steroids

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.15277/bjd.2018.185

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