Mod Rheumatol Case Rep 2022 Jun;6(2):243-247
The First Department of Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Japan, Kitakyushu, Japan.
The patient was a 74-year-old man who was admitted to our hospital for fever, purpura, abdominal pain, and bilateral numbness. Although the patient tested negative for anti-neutrophil cytoplasmic antibody (ANCA), he presented with an elevated peripheral eosinophil count, increased inflammatory responses, duodenitis, cholecystitis, lung lesions, renal disorder, and peripheral neuropathy. The skin biopsy findings revealed vasculitis. Read More