Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Granuloma Annulare Treatment

Treatment of granuloma annulare depends on whether or not the lesions are localized to one area of the body. Treatment often includes topical corticosteroids and injectable corticosteroids. Topical retinoids such as isotretinoin have also been used. Cryotherapy may be an option.

Treatment of granuloma annulare includes:

Granuloma Annulare Specialist

Physicians from the following specialties evaluate and treat granuloma annulare:

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Last Updated: Dec 14, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Granuloma Annulare References
  1. Arroyo MP. Generalized granuloma annulare. Dermatol Online J. 2003 Oct;9(4):13. [14594586]
  2. Looney M, Smith KM. Isotretinoin in the treatment of granuloma annulare. Ann Pharmacother. 2004 Mar;38(3):494-7. [14970372]
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