Malignancy-associated Sweet syndrome: acute febrile neutrophilic dermatosis associated with recurrence of metastatic cervical cancer.
- Ashley K Clark,
- Annahita K Sarcon,
- Maxwell A Fung A Fung,
- Thomas Konia,
- Erik G Laurin,
- Raja K Sivamani
Dermatol Online J 2017 Apr 15;23(4). Epub 2017 Apr 15.
Department of Dermatology, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California.
We present a rare case of acute febrile neutrophilic dermatosis, also known as Sweet syndrome, associated with recurrence of metastatic cervical cancer. This report highlights similar reports and serves as an important reminder of the relationship between Sweet syndrome and cervical cancer. Increasing awareness of Sweet syndrome assists clinicians in recognizing characteristic findings and encourages evaluation of patients for new-onset or recurrent neoplastic disease. Read More