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Clinical Features of Nodular Erythema Elevatum Diutinum (NEED) in HIV Patient

Purpose:

To evaluate an HIV patient with skin lesions for the nodular form of erythema elevatum diutinum (nEED).

Specialty:

Dermatology
Immunology/Rheumatology

Objective:

clinical diagnosis, including family history for genetics, complications, differential diagnosis and mimics, red flags

ICD-10:

B23.8

Description:

A patient infected with HIV may develop the nodular form of erythema elevatum diutinum (nEED) with multiple skin lesions on the extremities. These need to be distinguished from other nodular skin lesions seen in these patients.

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