When is activity restricted in patients with erythema nodosum (EN)?

Updated: May 11, 2020
  • Author: Jeanette L Hebel, MD; Chief Editor: William D James, MD  more...
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Patient mobility is restricted in the acute stages if pain and swelling are significant.

Compression stockings may be beneficial to decrease swelling and allow patients to maintain their normal activity level. [22]


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