J Cutan Med Surg 2017 Jun 1:1203475417719051. Epub 2017 Jun 1.
1 Department of Dermatology, Saint-Luc Hospital, Montreal University, Montréal, QC, Canada.
Background: Necrolytic migratory erythema (NME) is most commonly a paraneoplastic condition. It is the dermatologic manifestation classically associated with glucagonoma pancreatic neuroendocrine tumour. Glucagonoma syndrome has been defined by the constellation of secreting tumour associated with overproduction by the α-cells in the pancreatic islets of Langerhans, abnormally elevated blood level of glucagon, and skin findings of NME. Read More