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Disease Nephrogenic Fibrosing Dermopathy

Name Nephrogenic Fibrosing Dermopathy
Synonyms Dermopathies, Nephrogenic Fibrosing | Dermopathy, Nephrogenic Fibrosing | Fibroses, Nephrogenic Systemic | Fibrosing Dermopathies, Nephrogenic | Fibrosing Dermopathy, Nephrogenic | Fibrosis, Nephrogenic Systemic | Nephrogenic Fibrosing Dermopathies | Nephrogenic Systemic Fibroses | Nephrogenic Systemic Fibrosis | Systemic Fibroses, Nephrogenic | Systemic Fibrosis, Nephrogenic
Definition A chronic, acquired, idiopathic, progressive eruption of the skin that occurs in the context of RENAL FAILURE. It is sometimes accompanied by systemic fibrosis. The pathogenesis seems to be multifactorial, with postulated involvement of circulating fibrocytes. There is a strong association between this disorder and the use of gadolinium-based contrast agents.
Categories Pathology (process) | Skin disease
MeSH® ID D054989

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1. DiseasesSkin and Connective Tissue Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Nephrogenic Fibrosing Dermopathy Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesPathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pathologic Processes Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Fibrosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Nephrogenic Fibrosing Dermopathy Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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