Nephrogenic Fibrosing Dermopathy
"Nephrogenic Fibrosing Dermopathy" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A chronic, acquired, idiopathic, progressive eruption of the skin that occurs in the context of RENAL FAILURE. It is sometimes accompanied by systemic fibrosis. The pathogenesis seems to be multifactorial, with postulated involvement of circulating fibrocytes. There is a strong association between this disorder and the use of gadolinium-based contrast agents.
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