Ekaterina Shtukkert

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Chronic lip swelling may be a clinical sign of a systemic disease, such as Crohn's. We report two cases of children in Greece where the chronic lip swelling was not only the initial, but the sole clinical symptom of Crohn's, and another case with only granulomatous cheilitis up to now. All lip biopsies revealed granulomatous cheilitis. The ileocolonoscopy(More)
Case report A 14-year-old male was admitted with a five months history of recurrent purpuric papules on his buttocks and lower limbs lasting up to four days with a burning sensation. The patient had a 10 year medical history of epileptic absences treated with valproic acid 300 mg daily before the initiation of purpura. Laboratory screening for cutaneous(More)
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