These include Sweet syndrome
, pyoderma gangrenosum, bullous SLE, amicrobial pustulosis of the folds, and palisaded neutrophilic granulomatous dermatitis.
: The association of acute febrile neutrophilic dermatosis or Sweet syndrome
and pulmonary coccidioidomycosis has been reported in three patients.
During the previous 5 years, he had received multiple immunomodulatory drugs for treatment of natural killer cell deficiency, hyper-IL-6 syndrome, recurrent polychondritis, and Sweet syndrome
Although Sweet syndrome
is uncommon, even in dermatology practice, its head and neck and oral manifestations and its association with paraneoplastic disease warrant the need for otolaryngologists to be aware of the condition.
1-4) Nocardiosis, specifically, has been reported in the literature in patients receiving infliximab for conditions such as Crohn's disease, psoriasis, Sweet syndrome
, and rheumatoid arthritis.
8] Kou et al have reported a male with underlying lepromatous leprosy presenting with atypical reactional state simulating sweet syndrome
Once diagnosis is reached treatment is generally initiated to target any underlying diseases that include inflammatory bowel disease gammopathies paraproteinemias leukemias Behcet disease Sweet syndrome
hepatitis HIV systemic lupus erythematosus and vasculitides.
is a neutrophilic dermatosis typically accompanied by fever, neutrophilia, and increased erythrocyte sedimentation rate.
Repeated peripheral blood smear was found to be normal in the patient who was diagnosed with Sweet syndrome
Optic nerve involvement with panuveitis in Sweet syndrome
Background and Design: Sweet syndrome
is an inflammatory disease characterized by the abrupt onset of pain, red papules and plaques, fever, neutrophilic leukocytosis, and dermal neutrophilic infiltrate.
The most frequent disorder included is palmoplantar pustulosis, (4) followed by acne conglobata or acne fulminans, acneiform folliculitis, HS, psoriasis, Sweet syndrome
, and pyoderma gangrenosum.