Key Features of Erythema Nodosum:



1. Painful, tender nodules on the shins

2. Joint pains

3. Fever

4. Possible involvement of other skin areas and uveitis


Associated Conditions:

. Streptococcal infection

. Sarcoidosis

. Tuberculosis

. Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) (Ulcerative Colitis, Crohn’s Disease)



i. Full Blood Count (FBC)

ii. Anti-streptolysin-O (ASO) titre



i. Symptomatic Treatment:

ii. Bed rest and leg elevation

iii. Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs)

iv. Treatment of Underlying Cause:

v. Address underlying infections or inflammatory conditions

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