Neutrophilic dermatosis of the face associated with aortitis syndrome and Hashimoto's thyroiditis

Acta Derm Venereol. 1993 Oct;73(5):380-1. doi: 10.2340/0001555573380381.


This is the first reported case of neutrophilic dermatosis of the face (Sweet's syndrome) associated with aortitis syndrome (Takayasu arteritis) and Hashimoto's thyroiditis. The patient was a 39-year-old Japanese female for whom corticosteroid therapy was effective.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Prednisolone / therapeutic use
  • Sweet Syndrome / drug therapy
  • Sweet Syndrome / etiology*
  • Takayasu Arteritis / complications*
  • Thyroiditis, Autoimmune / complications*


  • Prednisolone