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Related to erythema: erythema infectiosum, erythema multiforme, erythema nodosum, erythema marginatum

EM

Em

A unit of length used in printing. An em is one-sixth of an inch. It is also called a pica.
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5% for the treatment of moderate to severe facial erythema of rosacea: results of two randomized, double-blind, vehicle-controlled pivotal studies.
Findlay GH, Nurse GT, et al Keratolytic winter erythema or 'Oudtshoorn skin': A newly recognised inherited dermatosis prevalent in South Africa.
Stopping the medication did cause a kind of tachyphylaxis seen with other alpha-adrenergics used to treat nasal or conjunctival congestion, where stopping the drug increased erythema or edema.
Recognition and treatment of erythema migrans: are we off target?
Pavlovic MD, Karadaglic DM, Kandolf LO, Mijuskovic ZP: Persistent erythema multiforme: a report of three cases.
Erythema annulare centrifugum induced by molluscum contagiosum.
Whereas slightly more experimental arm patients had faint, transient grade I erythema (17 patients vs.
Recent studies with antioxidant dietary supplements and in particular, the tomato lycopene complex, Lyc-O-Mato have shown that they can minimize free radical damage, reduce erythema (sunburn), enhance the body's immune system and thus, in conjunction with sunscreens, provide optimal protection against UV induced skin damage, which can lead to premature aging.
Results: Women with preexisting vulvar erythema were more likely to report facial redness induced by cosmetics compared with women without vulvar erythema.
Histoplasmosis in Montreal during the fall of 1963, with observations on erythema multiforme.