Diabetic bulla

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Diabetic bulla
Classification and external resources
Specialty endocrinology
ICD-10 E10-E14 (ILDS E1i.605)

A diabetic bulla (also known as "Bullosis diabeticorum"[1] and "Bullous eruption of diabetes mellitus") is a cutaneous condition characterized by a noninflammatory, spontaneous, painless blister, often in acral locations (peripheral body parts, such as feet, toes, hands, fingers, ears or nose), seen in diabetic patients.[2][3]:681[3]:467–8

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  1. ^ Aye M, Masson EA (2002). "Dermatological care of the diabetic foot". Am J Clin Dermatol. 3 (7): 463–74. doi:10.2165/00128071-200203070-00003. PMID 12180894. 
  2. ^ James, William D.; Berger, Timothy G.; et al. (2006). Andrews' Diseases of the Skin: clinical Dermatology. Saunders Elsevier. p. 540. ISBN 0-7216-2921-0. 
  3. ^ a b Rapini, Ronald P.; Bolognia, Jean L.; Jorizzo, Joseph L. (2007). Dermatology: 2-Volume Set. St. Louis: Mosby. ISBN 1-4160-2999-0.