The mystery of Sneddon syndrome: relationship with antiphospholipid syndrome and systemic lupus erythematosus.

@article{Frans2000TheMO,
  title={The mystery of Sneddon syndrome: relationship with antiphospholipid syndrome and systemic lupus erythematosus.},
  author={Camille Franç{\`e}s and Jean-charles Piette},
  journal={Journal of autoimmunity},
  year={2000},
  volume={15 2},
  pages={139-43}
}
Since its description in 1965, Sneddon syndrome (SNS) is usually characterized by the association of an ischemic cerebrovascular disease and a widespread livedo reticularis. The presence of many other manifestations suggests that it is a systemic syndrome. The prevalence of anti-phospholipid antibodies (aPL) is highly variable, 41% in our experience. Comparison of patients with or without aPL showed that the fishnet of the livedo was clearly larger in aPL-negative patients who nevertheless, did… CONTINUE READING

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