Erysipeloid of Rosenbach

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Erysipeloid of Rosenbach is a cutaneous condition most frequently characterized by a purplish marginated swelling on the hands.[1]:264


The eponym Rosenbach’s disease is in reference to the milder type of the condition and is named after Friedrich Julius Rosenbach.[2] Klauder’s syndrome I is a syndrome of severe systemic involvement, and is named after Joseph Victor Klauder.[3]

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  1. ^ James, William D.; Berger, Timothy G.; et al. (2006). Andrews' Diseases of the Skin: clinical Dermatology. Saunders Elsevier. ISBN 0-7216-2921-0. 
  2. ^ Rosenbach's disease at Who Named It?
  3. ^ Klauder's syndrome I at Who Named It?