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May 1982

Facial Granuloma Responsive to Dapsone Therapy

Author Affiliations


From the Dermatology Service, Department of Medicine, Eisenhower Army Medical Center, Fort Gordon, Ga; and the Department of Dermatology, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta.

Arch Dermatol. 1982;118(5):332-335. doi:10.1001/archderm.1982.01650170046022

• A patient had facial granuloma that responded to therapy with dapsone when other treatment modalities had failed. The pathophysiologic characteristics of facial granuloma are discussed, and the possible mechanisms of action of dapsone therapy are reviewed.

(Arch Dermatol 1982;118:332-335)

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