Sweet’s Syndrome Successfully Treated with Granulocyte and Monocyte Adsorption Apheresis

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Fujii, Asami; Mizutani, Yoko; Hattori, Yuki; Takahashi, Tomoko; Ohnishi, Hidenori; Yoshida, Shozo; Seishima, Mariko;
(2017)
  • Publisher: Karger Publishers
  • Journal: Case Reports in Dermatology,volume 9,issue 2,pages13-18 (issn: 1662-6567, eissn: 1662-6567)
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  • Related identifiers: pmc: PMC5465522, doi: 10.1159/000475878
  • Subject: Single Case | Granulocyte and monocyte adsorption apheresis | Sweet’s syndrome | Dermatology | Sweet's syndrome | Granulocyte colony-stimulating factor | RL1-803 | Acute febrile neutrophilic dermatosis

Sweet’s syndrome is a neutrophilic dermatosis characterized by an abrupt onset of painful erythematous lesions showing neutrophilic infiltrates in the dermis. Fever and an elevated neutrophil level are generally observed. Sweet’s syndrome may be idiopathic, malignancy-a... View more
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