What is the prognosis of granuloma gluteale infantum (GGI)?

Updated: May 27, 2021
  • Author: Marlene T Dytoc, MD, PhD, FRCPC; Chief Editor: Dirk M Elston, MD  more...
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The lesions persist for 3-6 weeks, followed by spontaneous regression over 2-4 weeks. Residual, brown hyperpigmented macules and lax, atrophic scars are observed in some patients.


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