Granuloma faciale: Case report and review

Dermatol Online J. 2009 Dec 15;15(12):3.


Granuloma faciale (GF) is a rare benign chronic inflammatory dermatosis usually appearing only on the face. The lesions of GF typically present as single, asymptomatic, erythematous, non-changing nodules or plaques. We present an illustrative case of GF and briefly review available treatment options.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Facial Dermatoses / pathology*
  • Granuloma / pathology*
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Middle Aged