Peristomal pyoderma gangrenousum

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What is peristomal pyoderma gangrenousum?

Peristomal pyoderma gangrenousum is an uncommon skin disease that causes deep ulcers around the stoma. A stoma is a surgically created opening on the abdomen which allows stool or urine to exit the body.

Common symptoms reported by people with peristomal pyoderma gangrenousum

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

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Treatments taken by people with peristomal pyoderma gangrenousum

Treatment name(s)
Type
How many have tried
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Humira)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Treatment name(s)

(Tylenol with Codeine #3)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Deltasone)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1

Data from patients with peristomal pyoderma gangrenousum, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Compare treatments taken by people with peristomal pyoderma gangrenousum

Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Total evaluations
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Humira)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
injection site bruising
Total evaluations
1
Treatment name(s)

(Tylenol with Codeine #3)
Perceived effectiveness
for pain (1 evaluation)
Side effects
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Deltasone)
Perceived effectiveness
No evaluations
Side effects
No evaluations
Total evaluations
0
  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Data from patients with peristomal pyoderma gangrenousum, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Who has peristomal pyoderma gangrenousum on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 0
30s 0
40s 0
50s 2
60s 1
70+ 0
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 0
20-29 years 0
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 0
50-59 years 1
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 0
Female 3

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 1
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from peristomal pyoderma gangrenousum patients who have completed their condition history
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