Author | Muhammad Waseem, MD


Erythema Nodosum on Shins of a 16-Year-Old Girl

September 14, 2005

A 16-year-old girl had had tender, erythematous, nodular, shiny lesions on the extensor aspect of both shins for 2 weeks. There were no ulcerations or adenopathy. She denied fever, cough, sore throat, pruritus, and GI symptoms. Aside from oral contraceptives, she was not taking any medications.