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

Keywords

  • Iloprost
  • Necrotizing vasculitis
  • Parvovirus B19
  • Polyarteritis nodosa

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Rheumatology
  • Neuroscience(all)

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