Rheumatoid nodules


Rheumatoid nodules
Rheumatoid nodules are firm lumps in the skin of patients with rheumatoid arthritis that usually occur in pressure points of the body, most commonly the elbows

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subcutaneous nodules consisting of central foci of necrosis surrounded by palisade-like coronas of fibroblasts, often seen in patients with rheumatoid arthritis.

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