Annular erythema is skin disease polietiologichesky erimatoznogo with recurrent nature of the occurrence. Also, an annular
erythema called persistent erythema, long flowing curly and annular erythema, erythema annular centrifugal Darya. Most often, the variety erythema prone young men.
The reasons for the annular erythema
The appearance of annular erythema contribute:
- focal infection (tonsillitis, osteomyelitis, cholecystitis, gastroduodenitis, tooth granuloma);
- athlete's foot;
- endocrine disorders;
- immune disorders;
- drug intolerance;
- neoplasms (adenocarcinoma, lymphoma, acute leukemia).
The clinic disease
When annular erythema on the body there are no coin-shelled swollen spots with pinkish-red color. The spots are prone to eccentric growth and mergers, which resulted in the formation of polycyclic fanciful shapes, rings, garlands, bordered valikoobraznym plotnovata swollen edge of the cord. Inside the spots sometimes appear similar spot (ring ring). The spots in the center of a little sunken, slightly cyanotic. From the point of subjective disorders only not strong burning and itching. Some patients with annular erythema may be atypical in which there telangiectasia, purpuroznye and vesicular rash.
The disease is episodic: some rashes completely disappear, but they were replaced by two or three weeks there are new. There are times when for a few months or years annular erythema own passes.
Diagnosis of annular erythema
To eliminate syphilis rash is very similar to the rash at annular erythema, make special laboratory tests venereal. To detect and cure possible diseases of internal organs carried versatile clinical and laboratory examination, as well as mycological, oncology and hematology research.
annular erythema is not very common, when a pathological lesions need to properly define the diagnosis. To this end, it is compared with other skin diseases, which are similar to the symptoms of it: lupus erythematosus, leprosy, and other erythema (granuloma annular and pink lichen), fungal skin diseases and toxicoderma. Diagnosis is established mainly by a skin biopsy, and laboratory research.
Treatment annular erythema
In the treatment of annular erythema it is very important to eliminate the factors that cause the disease (tonsillitis, sinusitis). Recommend hypoallergenic diet, vitamin E, B and A, immunostimulatory therapy prescribed hyposensitization agent (calcium supplements, antihistamines, sodium thiosulfate). To cure the accompanying infectious diseases used antibiotics.
Annular erythema in children
Erythema annulare children clinic is more pronounced than in adults.
For the treatment of erythema annulare in children, and its attendant chronic tonsillitis used homeopathic medicines. Assign Barium muriatikum 6 three pellets each morning between meals, as well as sepia 6 for a single granule evening. Take medications to cure the symptoms of annular erythema.
Prevention of disease
Forecast annular erythema favorable. Prevention of the disease is to be cleansed from the foci of chronic infection and normalization of the gastrointestinal tract.