Wegener's granulomatosis: successful treatment with high-dose cyclophosphamide.


A 30-year-old male taxi driver developed extensive purpuric necrotic lesions all over his body. He had a consolidated shadow in the right upper lung field, proteinuria with microscopic hematuria, and granulomatous change in the nasal mucosa. The standard regimen of prednisolone alone or in combination with cyclophosphamide showed only a limited effect on… (More)


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@article{Nishioka1982WegenersGS, title={Wegener's granulomatosis: successful treatment with high-dose cyclophosphamide.}, author={Kiyoshi Nishioka and Junpei Katayama and Ichiro Katayama and Shin ichiro Sano}, journal={Dermatologica}, year={1982}, volume={164 2}, pages={142-7} }