Eosinophilic Fasciitis and Related Syndromes

  • Hans G. Fassbender
Chapter

Abstract

In 1974, Shulman described for the first time a new disease profile, similar to scleroderma, which is characterized by a diffuse fasciitis with hypergammaglobulinaemia and blood eosinophilia which he later designated as eosinophilic fasciitis (EF) or diffuse EF.

Keywords

Corticosteroid Neuropathy Explosive Vasculitis Triglyceride 

Preview

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2002

Authors and Affiliations

  • Hans G. Fassbender
    • 1
  1. 1.Zentrum für Rheuma-PathologieMainzGermany

Personalised recommendations