Successful treatment of gangrene in systemic necrotizing vasculitis with iloprost

F. Zulian, C. Costantini, M. C. Montesco, F. Schiavon, F. Zacchello

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Abstract

Systemic necrotizing vasculitis is uncommon in children and may be rarely associated with gangrene. We describe a 3-yr-old girl with parvovirus B19-induced necrotizing vasculitis whose digital gangrene was successfully treated with iloprost, a prostacyclin analogue.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)228-230
Number of pages3
JournalBritish Journal of Rheumatology
Volume37
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1998

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Iloprost
Systemic Vasculitis
Gangrene
Parvovirus
Epoprostenol
Vasculitis
Therapeutics

Keywords

  • Iloprost
  • Necrotizing vasculitis
  • Parvovirus B19
  • Polyarteritis nodosa

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Rheumatology
  • Neuroscience(all)

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Zulian, F., Costantini, C., Montesco, M. C., Schiavon, F., & Zacchello, F. (1998). Successful treatment of gangrene in systemic necrotizing vasculitis with iloprost. British Journal of Rheumatology, 37(2), 228-230.

Successful treatment of gangrene in systemic necrotizing vasculitis with iloprost. / Zulian, F.; Costantini, C.; Montesco, M. C.; Schiavon, F.; Zacchello, F.

In: British Journal of Rheumatology, Vol. 37, No. 2, 1998, p. 228-230.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Zulian, F, Costantini, C, Montesco, MC, Schiavon, F & Zacchello, F 1998, 'Successful treatment of gangrene in systemic necrotizing vasculitis with iloprost', British Journal of Rheumatology, vol. 37, no. 2, pp. 228-230.
Zulian, F. ; Costantini, C. ; Montesco, M. C. ; Schiavon, F. ; Zacchello, F. / Successful treatment of gangrene in systemic necrotizing vasculitis with iloprost. In: British Journal of Rheumatology. 1998 ; Vol. 37, No. 2. pp. 228-230.
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