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European Journal of Dermatology

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Recurrent cutaneous eosinophilic vasculitis Volume 26, issue 1, January-February 2016

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1 Department of Dermatology,
2 Institute of Gastroenterology,
Tokyo Women's Medical University,
8-1 Kawadacho, Shinjuku-ku,
Tokyo 162-8666, Japan

Recurrent cutaneous eosinophilic vasculitis (RCEV) is a rare disease characterized by the necrotizing vasculitis of dermal vessels with an eosinophilic infiltration. We report a case with RCEV associated with Budd-Chiari syndrome and we reviewed previous cases, acquiring as many reports associating RCEV as possible from PubMed since 1994.The patient was a 55-year-old woman, admitted to the Institute of Gastroenterology to examine her ascites and liver dysfunction. She was referred to our department [...]