Systemic vasculitis associated with seronegative spondylarthropathy (Reiter's syndrome)

Clin Rheumatol. 1997 Nov;16(6):610-3. doi: 10.1007/BF02247802.

Abstract

A first case of Reiter's syndrome developing a severe systemic necrotising vasculitis is reported. After a disease course with major complications, aggressive consistent immuno-suppressive treatment was successful.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Arthritis, Reactive / complications*
  • Arthritis, Reactive / diagnostic imaging
  • Arthritis, Reactive / drug therapy
  • Arthritis, Reactive / pathology
  • Azathioprine / therapeutic use
  • Cyclophosphamide / therapeutic use
  • Humans
  • Immunosuppressive Agents / therapeutic use
  • Radiography
  • Skin Ulcer / complications
  • Skin Ulcer / drug therapy
  • Skin Ulcer / pathology
  • Vasculitis / complications*
  • Vasculitis / drug therapy
  • Vasculitis / pathology

Substances

  • Immunosuppressive Agents
  • Cyclophosphamide
  • Azathioprine