Sweet syndrome during pregnancy

Brunasso, Alexandra Maria Giovanna; Massone, Cesare
October 2008
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/21/2008, Vol. 179 Issue 9, p967
Academic Journal
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.


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