• Nine women, aged 77 to 89 years, suffered from diaper dermatitis, and many granulomas were seen in the genital or gluteal region restricted to the lesion of dermatitis. Because these granulomas resembled granuloma gluteale infantum of Tappeiner and Pfleger, we propose to call this condition diaper area granuloma of the aged.
(Arch Dermatol 114:382-383, 1978)
Maekawa Y, Sakazaki Y, Hayashibara T. Diaper Area Granuloma of the Aged. Arch Dermatol. 1978;114(3):382-383. doi:10.1001/archderm.1978.01640150018005