Chilblain lupus erythematosus (CHLE) is a rare, acrolocalized lupus erythematosus (LE) subset characterized by erythematous skin lesions resembling frostbite. In contrast to other LE subsets, CHLE is refractory to conventional therapies.1- 3 Here we present the first case of CHLE that responded to mycophenolate mofetil.
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