Woakes' syndrome and albinism.

@article{Caversaccio2007WoakesSA,
  title={Woakes' syndrome and albinism.},
  author={Marco Caversaccio and Ariane Baumann and Arthur Helbling},
  journal={Auris, nasus, larynx},
  year={2007},
  volume={34 2},
  pages={245-8}
}
Nasal polyposis is a very common and multifactorial disease. Whereas eosinophil-dominated polyps often are sensitive to anti-inflammatory treatment like corticosteroids, the therapy of polyps without eosinophils is more difficult and disappointing. We report the clinical course of a 29-year-old albino patient suffering from a extreme manifestation of Woakes' syndrome, which is characterized by severe recurrent nasal polyps, often without eosinophils on histological examination and with… CONTINUE READING

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