Sweet syndrome associated with G-CSF treatment in a child with glycogen storage disease type Ib.

@article{Garty1996SweetSA,
  title={Sweet syndrome associated with G-CSF treatment in a child with glycogen storage disease type Ib.},
  author={Ben Zion Garty and Irene Levy and Menachem Nitzan and Yehuda Barak},
  journal={Pediatrics},
  year={1996},
  volume={97 3},
  pages={401-3}
}
Acute febrile neutrophilic dermatosis (Sweet syndrome) is rare in children and is regularly associated with underlying malignancies or inflammtory diseases. A 5-year-old girl with glycogen storage disease type Ib, neutropenia, and recurrent infections developed characteristic skin eruption of Sweet syndrome after 2 years of granulocyte colony-stimulating factor (G-CSF) therapy. This association points to a possible role of G-CSF-induced granulopoiesis and granulodyte activation in the… CONTINUE READING
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