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2020 Apr 22

Adv Wound Care (New Rochelle)

A Wound Care Specialist’s Approach to Pyoderma Gangrenosum (PG).


Croitoru D, Naderiazad S, Sachdeva M, Piguet V, Alavi A
Adv Wound Care (New Rochelle). 2020 Apr 22.
PMID: 32320358.


Pyoderma Gangrenosum (PG) is a rare neutrophilic ulcerative dermatosis that poses a high burden of morbidity due to underdiagnosis, resistance to therapy and limited therapeutic options. Optimization of wound care strategies and multimodal anti-inflammatory approaches are necessary to mitigate multiple converging pathways of inflammation leading to delayed healing, which is further complicated by additional factors such as pathergy.