Yong Yang, Author at Rheumatology Advisor

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Erythromelalgia (Erythermalgia)

Are You Confident of the Diagnosis? Erythromelalgia was first described by Mitchell in 1878. In 1938, Smith and Allen first used the term “erythermalgia” to emphasize the increased skin temperature. The two terms are usually used as synonyms, although some authors prefer the latter, in particular for the primary form. Drenth and Michiels created the…

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