eosinophilic fasciitis(redirected from Diffuse (eosinophilic) fasciitis)
induration and edema of the connective tissues of the extremities, usually appearing following exertion; associated with elevated sedimentation rate, elevated IgG, and eosinophilia.
Synonym(s): Shulman syndrome
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Inflammation of muscle fascia, associated with eosinophilia, pain, and swelling.
See also: fasciitis
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Shulman,Lawrence Edward, U.S. rheumatologist, 1919–.
Shulman syndrome - induration and edema of the connective tissues of the extremities, usually appearing following exertion. Synonym(s): eosinophilic fasciitis
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