Lymphocytic vasculitis

Common Name(s)

Lymphocytic vasculitis

Lymphocytic vasculitis is one of several skin conditions which are collectively referred to as cutaneous vasculitis. In lymphocytic vasculitis, white blood cells (lymphocytes) cause damage to blood vessels in the skin. This condition is thought to be caused by a number of factors, but the exact cause of most cases is not known. This disease can present with a variety of symptoms, depending on the size, location, and severity of the affected area. In a minority of patients, cutaneous vasculitis can be part of a more severe vasculitis affecting other organs in the body - this is known as systemic vasculitis.
 

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Lymphocytic vasculitis" returned 10 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Lymphocytic vasculitis of the uterus in a patient with melanoma receiving ipilimumab.
 

Author(s): David R Minor, Stephen R Bunker, Judith Doyle

Journal: J. Clin. Oncol.. 2013 Jul;31(20):e356.

 

Last Updated: 8 Jul 2013

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Reactive macrophage activation syndrome in a patient with parvovirus B19 infection, lymphocytic lichenoid vasculitis, urticaria and angioedema.
 

Author(s): Dragica Soldo-Juresa, Maja Radman, Vlatko Pejsa, Velimir Bozikov

Journal: Ann Saudi Med. ;30(1):88-9.

 

Last Updated: 27 Jan 2010

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The terms "Lymphocytic vasculitis" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Cutaneous granulomatous vasculitis associated with chronic lymphocytic leukemia: case report and review of literature of a rare entity.
 

Author(s): Erich M Gaertner, Stephen A Switlyk

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Cutaneous granulomatous vasculitis associated with lymphoproliferative disorders is a rare entity, with only 14 cases previously reported in the English literature. Patients generally present with nodules or ulcers involving the extremities, which can appear months or years before ...

Last Updated: 9 Apr 2012

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