Acquired reactive perforating collagenosis (ARPC)

(), (Non-familial) Reactive Perforating Collagenosis

Overview

Type of disease: Rare Condition or Disease

Acquired reactive perforating collagenosis (ARPC) generally evolves during adulthood. and is commonly recognized as an unusual skin reaction to superficial trauma that is observed in patients with a certain genetic predisposition or underlying diseases, such as diabetes mellitus or renal diseases; however, it may also occur in patients with other systemic diseases, in association with medications, and in patients without an underlying disease. The management of the coexisting disease is quite crucial.

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