Iris K. Aronson, MD

Associate Professor of Dermatology and Associate Head of Clinical Affairs
1801 W. Taylor Street Suite 3E Chicago IL 60612 Work Phone: (312) 996-8666
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Biographical Info

Associate Professor of Dermatology and Associate Head of Clinical Affairs

Medical School: University of Illinois at Chicago
Internship: Medicine, Michael Reese Hospital
Residency: University of Chicago
Fellowship: Dermatopathology, University of Chicago
Board Certifications: American Board of Dermatology, Dermatological Immunology
Clinical Interests: Immunopathology, immunodermatology, connective tissue diseases, dermatoses of pregnancy, women’s dermatoses, panniculitis, venous insufficiency and leg ulcers
Research Interests: Panniculitis, dermatoses of pregnancy

Office Location: 1801 W. Taylor Street, Suite 3E, Chicago, IL 60612

To make an appointment: (312) 996-8666



Dr. Aronson’s publications are depicted below, starting from the most recent papers:

Successful long-term thalidomide therapy for discoid lupus erythematosus-lichen planus overlap syndrome.

Zhang L, Au S, Aronson IK.

Dermatol Online J. 2014 Oct 15;20(10). pii: 13030/qt73r7492v.

PMID: 25526013

Adalimumab Induced Subcutaneous Nodular Sarcoidosis; A Rare Side Effect of Tumor Necrosis Factor-α Inhibitor.

Au S, Mirsaeidi M, Aronson IK, Sweiss NJ.

Sarcoidosis Vasc Diffuse Lung Dis. 2014 Oct 20;31(3):249-51.

PMID: 25363227

A hyperpigmented perianal nodule.

Kahn S, Warso MA, Aronson IK.

Dermatol Online J. 2013 May 15;19(5):18178.

PMID: 24011278

Cytophagic histiocytic panniculitis and hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis: an overview.

Aronson IK, Worobec SM.

Dermatol Ther. 2010 Jul-Aug;23(4):389-402. doi: 10.1111/j.1529-8019.2010.01339.x. Review.

PMID: 20666826


Aronson IK, Worobec SM.

Dermatol Ther. 2010 Jul-Aug;23(4):317-9. doi: 10.1111/j.1529-8019.2010.01331.x. No abstract available.

PMID: 20666818

Annular elastolytic giant cell granuloma heralding onset and recurrence of acute myelogenous leukemia.

Garg A, Kundu RV, Plotkin O, Aronson IK.

Arch Dermatol. 2006 Apr;142(4):532-3. No abstract available.

PMID: 16618887

Buckwheat allergy and atopic dermatitis.

Chandrupatla CV, Kundu RV, Aronson IK.

J Am Acad Dermatol. 2005 Aug;53(2):356-7. No abstract available.

PMID: 16021142

Of mice and men: the road to understanding the complex nature of adipose tissue and lipoatrophy.

Aronson IK, Fiedler VC.

Arch Dermatol. 2003 Jan;139(1):81-3. No abstract available.

PMID: 12533172

Pruritic urticarial papules and plaques of pregnancy: clinical and immunopathologic observations in 57 patients.

Aronson IK, Bond S, Fiedler VC, Vomvouras S, Gruber D, Ruiz C.

J Am Acad Dermatol. 1998 Dec;39(6):933-9. Erratum in: J Am Acad Dermatol 1999 Apr;40(4):611.


Aronson IK, Zeitz HJ, Variakojis D.

Pediatr Dermatol. 1988 Nov;5(4):216-30. Review. No abstract available.

PMID: 3068652

Evaluation of topical metronidazole gel in acne rosacea.

Aronson IK, Rumsfield JA, West DP, Alexander J, Fischer JH, Paloucek FP.

Drug Intell Clin Pharm. 1987 Apr;21(4):346-51.

PMID: 2952478

Topical mupirocin in the treatment of bacterial skin infections.

Rumsfield J, West DP, Aronson IK.

Drug Intell Clin Pharm. 1986 Dec;20(12):943-8. Review.

PMID: 3102197

Thalidomide and lymphocyte function.

Aronson IK, Weber L, West D, Buys C, Reder L, Antel J.

J Am Acad Dermatol. 1986 Feb;14(2 Pt 1):282-3. No abstract available.

PMID: 3950128

Panniculitis associated with cutaneous T-cell lymphoma and cytophagocytic histiocytosis.

Aronson IK, West DP, Variakojis D, Ronan SG, Iossifides I, Zeitz HJ.

Br J Dermatol. 1985 Jan;112(1):87-96.

PMID: 3871626

Thalidomide-induced peripheral neuropathy. Effect of serum factor on nerve cultures.

Aronson IK, Yu R, West DP, Van den Broek H, Antel J.

Arch Dermatol. 1984 Nov;120(11):1466-70.

PMID: 6093713

Panniculitis associated with histoplasmosis and alpha 1-antitrypsin deficiency.

Pottage JC Jr, Trenholme GM, Aronson IK, Harris AA.

Am J Med. 1983 Jul;75(1):150-3.

PMID: 6305193

Psoriasis and normouricemic gout.

Lundquist CD, Aronson IK, Henderson TW, Skosey JL, Solomon LM.

Dermatologica. 1982 Feb;164(2):104-8. No abstract available.

PMID: 7075850


Categories: Department of Dermatology