Clin Rheumatol 2021 Jun 24;40(6):2477-2483. Epub 2020 Sep 24.
First Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Fukui, 23-3 Matsuokashimoaizuki, Eiheiji, Fukui, 910-1193, Japan.
Eosinophilic fasciitis (EF) is a rare connective tissue disease that causes inflammation and fibrosis of the fascia, inducing pain and motor dysfunction. Characteristic skin manifestations, such as edema, erythema, induration, peau d'orange appearance, and the groove sign, are of diagnostic significance and observed in the majority of patients with EF. We herein report a case of EF without these characteristic skin manifestations. Read More