Digital necrosis as a paraneoplastic syndrome.


We describe a 62-year-old woman who developed sudden onset of digital ulceration and necrosis with high titres of antinuclear antibodies and cutaneous vasculitis who was found to have small cell lung cancer. The combination of antinuclear antibodies, vasculitis, and digital ulceration has not been previously described in association with malignancy… (More)


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@article{Peschken1997DigitalNA, title={Digital necrosis as a paraneoplastic syndrome.}, author={Christine A Peschken and S. L. Walker and H S El-Gabalawy and S Dancia}, journal={Journal of clinical rheumatology : practical reports on rheumatic & musculoskeletal diseases}, year={1997}, volume={3 6}, pages={339-42} }