Sweet's syndrome and subacute thyroiditis

Dermatologica. 1987;174(1):28-9. doi: 10.1159/000248976.


A 63-year-old woman developed simultaneous occurrence of acute febrile neutrophilic dermatosis and subacute thyroiditis, thus suggesting that both diseases had a possible identical viral etiology. As far as we are aware, this is the first report of the association of Sweet's syndrome and subacute thyroiditis.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Acute Disease
  • Anti-Inflammatory Agents, Non-Steroidal / therapeutic use
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Leukocytosis / complications
  • Middle Aged
  • Neutrophils*
  • Skin Diseases / complications*
  • Syndrome
  • Thyroiditis, Subacute / complications*


  • Anti-Inflammatory Agents, Non-Steroidal