What Is Lupus Pernio (Pictures)?

Q:
What is lupus pernio?

A:
Lupus pernio is a kind of sarcoidosis. It will cause purple plagues in the nose, cheeks, fingers, hands and ears. The symptoms resemble those of frostbite.

In the noseIn the cheeks and noseIn the fingers
In the ear

The lupus pernio is chronic and rarely leads to deaths. To know more about it, please contact your doctor.

Key words: lupus pernio; pictures; sarcoidosis

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