Erythema nodosum | AAD

Erythema nodosum

Goals and objectives for module

The purpose of this module is to help medical students develop a clinical approach to the evaluation and initial management of patients presenting with erythema nodosum.

After completing this module, the learner should be able to:
  • Identify and describe the morphology of erythema nodosum.
  • List conditions associated with erythema nodosum.
  • Recommend an initial treatment plan for a patient with erythema nodosum.
  • Discuss when to refer a patient with erythema nodosum to a dermatologist.

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