Dermatol Online J 2017 Jun 15;23(6). Epub 2017 Jun 15.
Molecular Dermatology Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran.
Autoimmune progesterone dermatitis (APD) is a rare disorder characterized by periodic skin lesions that erupt during the luteal phase of the menstrual cycle. Clinical manifestations of APD is caused by an unusual allergy to progesterone and has a wide range of clinical manifestations from eczema and urticaria to angioedema and erythema multiforme. A 46-year-old woman described recurrent, round erythematous plaques on the lower lip, both forearms and buttocks. Read More