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European Journal of Dermatology


Coexistence of anti-topoisomerase I and anti-RNA polymerase III antibody in a patient with overlap syndrome Article à paraître


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1 University of Yamanashi,
Faculty of Medicine,
Department of Dermatology,
Yamanashi, Japan
2 University of Tokyo Graduate School of Medicine,
Department of Dermatology,
Tokyo, Japan

A 27-year-old Japanese woman complained of dry eyes and mouth, increased hair loss, scattered erythema on the face, and Raynaud's phenomenon (figure 1A). The patient was diagnosed with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) and Sjögren syndrome (SS) based on the findings of clinical, serological, and pathological examinations, including interface dermatitis in both the interfollicular epidermis and follicular epithelium, mucin deposition in the dermis, particularly around hair follicles, and cell infiltrates [...]