Hemophagocytic syndrome associated with Kikuchi's disease.

  title={Hemophagocytic syndrome associated with Kikuchi's disease.},
  author={Young Mi Kim and Yoon Jin Lee and Sang Ook Nam and Su Eun Park and Ji Yoen Kim and Eun Yup Lee},
  journal={Journal of Korean Medical Science},
  pages={592 - 594}
A 13-yr-old female was admitted to our hospital with fever, seizure, and cervical lymphadenopathy. Laboratory data showed pancytopenia, elevation of serum transaminase, lactate dehydrogenase, triglyceride, and ferritin levels. Lymph node biopsy revealed features of Kikuchi's disease and there were signs of histiocytosis and hemophagocytic phenomenon in bone… CONTINUE READING