European Journal of Dermatology


Neutrophilic myositis developing in a case of systemic lupus erythematosus Volume 30, numéro 4, July-August 2020


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Department of Dermatology, Graduate School of Medicine and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Toyama, ToyamaJapan

Neutrophilic myositis (NM) is a heterogeneous inflammatory disorder characterized by a sterile, predominantly neutrophilic infiltration through the muscle and is considered an extracutaneous manifestation of neutrophilic dermatoses (ND) [1]. NM has been reported to be associated with cases of acute myeloid leukaemia, myelodysplastic syndrome, celiac disease, ulcerative colitis or Crohn's disease [2-4]. We herein report a systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) patient who presented with NM.A 57-year-old [...]