TITLE

Sweet syndrome during pregnancy

AUTHOR(S)
Brunasso, Alexandra Maria Giovanna; Massone, Cesare
PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/21/2008, Vol. 179 Issue 9, p967
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the medical condition of a 29-year-old woman who was afflicted with sweet syndrome during pregnancy. It states that sweet syndrome is a type of neutrophilic dermatoses, which is a group of conditions described by intense neutrophilic dermal infiltration without infection or vasculitis. This ailment is said to occur in association with pregnancy, drugs, infections, as well as hematological malignant disease.
ACCESSION #
34681158

 

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