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Erythema nodosum occurs as a symptom of infections such as histoplasmosis?

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Dr. Stephen Friedman
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Erythema nodosum (en) is an inflammatory disorder that involves tender nodules under the skin.
It is associated with many systemic conditions including infections with streptococcus, chllamydia, coccidiodomycosis, hepatitis b, tuberculosis, and histoplasmosis. Also, sensitivity to certain medications are linked to en, including antibiotics and birth control pills.

In brief: Association

Erythema nodosum (en) is an inflammatory disorder that involves tender nodules under the skin.
It is associated with many systemic conditions including infections with streptococcus, chllamydia, coccidiodomycosis, hepatitis b, tuberculosis, and histoplasmosis. Also, sensitivity to certain medications are linked to en, including antibiotics and birth control pills.
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