erythema pyoderma

New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
[ << Previous Thread | Next Thread >> ]

Regular Member

Date Joined Sep 2008
Total Posts : 59
   Posted 12/2/2008 5:59 PM (GMT -6)   
i have a weird bruise rash thing on my ankle.  It is very hard to touch, feels kind of warm and hurts like a bruise when I touch it.
today I was getting remicade adn showed it to the nurse in case it was an infection. the skin is not broken, but it has been there for over a month. and even before that I could feel it hard under the skin - no redness.
Anyway, she mentioned it might be erythema pyoderma -- and she said this is common in crohns and colitis.
anyone have this? what does it mean? is it related to flare up? I have been flaring for 4 months.
Liver transplant 2004 -- liver is only healthy part of me
Prograf 1mg bid for transplant
Remicade every 6 weeks - not working
pentasa 1500mg tid
palafer once daily
lomotil every day as needed
immodium every day as needed

New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
Forum Information
Currently it is Tuesday, September 25, 2018 4:31 AM (GMT -6)
There are a total of 3,006,369 posts in 329,348 threads.
View Active Threads

Who's Online
This forum has 161831 registered members. Please welcome our newest member, gsdjksd07.
219 Guest(s), 3 Registered Member(s) are currently online.  Details
bluelyme, Subdenis, fiddlecanoe