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Clinical Studies
July 1969

Lupus Erythematosus and Calcinosis Cutis

Author Affiliations


From the Section of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, The University of Chicago. Dr. Kabir is currently at the Department of Dermatology, Howard University, Washington, DC.

Arch Dermatol. 1969;100(1):17-22. doi:10.1001/archderm.1969.01610250023005

This report describes the occurrence of calcinosis cutis in two patients with lupus erythematosus. The rarity of this event, in contrast to the relative frequency of this finding in patients with scleroderma or dermatomyositis, is stressed.