John Libbey Eurotext

European Journal of Dermatology


Telangiectasia macularis eruptiva perstans in polycythemia rubra vera Volume 12, numéro 2, March - April 2002

Department of Dermatology, Hamamatsu University School of Medicine, 1-20-1 Handa-yama, Hamamatsu 431-3192, Japan.
  • Page(s) : 201-3
  • Année de parution : 2002

Telangiectasia macularis eruptiva perstans (TMEP) is a rare form of cutaneous mastocytosis, characterized by multiple brownish-red confluent macules and telangiectasia [1]. Most patients with this disease have only skin lesions with a good prognosis. However, some cases exhibit systemic involvement, such as hematologic disorders. There have been 5 cases of mastocytosis with polycythemia rubra reported in the literature [2-6]. Four of 5 patients had [...]