Eosinophilic pustular folliculitis (Ofuji's disease) and non-Hodgkin lymphoma

A. Patrizi, V. Di Lernia, I. Neri, F. Gherlinzoni

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Abstract

The authors report the third case of eosinophilic pustular folliculitis (EPF) associated with a non-Hodgkin lymphoma. The dermatosis occurred after an autologous bone marrow transplantation performed as treatment for the lymphoproliferative disorder. Although EPF was initially described as an idiopathic disease, the association of some cases with immunologic alterations or diseases, such as immunodeficiencies, suggests a possible immunopathologic event in the pathogenesis of EPF.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)146-147
Number of pages2
JournalActa Dermato-Venereologica
Volume72
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1992

Keywords

  • Autologous bone marrow transplantation

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Dermatology

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