Article

Access to the text (HTML) Access to the text (HTML)
PDF Access to the PDF text
Advertising


Access to the full text of this article requires a subscription.
  • If you are a subscriber, please sign in 'My Account' at the top right of the screen.

  • If you want to subscribe to this journal, see our rates



Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology
Volume 42, n° 5P2
pages 872-874 (mai 2000)
Doi : 10.1016/S0190-9622(00)90258-5
Solid facial edema preceding a diagnosis of retro-orbital B-cell lymphoma
 

Laryssa R. Dragan, MDa, Joseph M. Baron, MDb, Scott Stern, MDc, James C. Shaw, MDa
Chicago, Illinois 
From the Section of Dermatology,a Section of Hematology and Oncology,b and Department of Medicine,c University of Chicago 

Abstract

Persistent solid facial edema is a rare condition of unknown cause. Although acute facial edema has been associated with numerous disease processes such as infections, neoplasms, immune disorders, inflammation, neuropathic processes, drugs, mechanical obstructions, and trauma, solid facial edema has most often been associated with acne vulgaris. We report the first case, to our knowledge, of solid facial edema preceding a diagnosis of a subcutaneous scalp and orbital/periorbital B-cell lymphoma. (J Am Acad Dermatol 2000;42:872-4.)

The full text of this article is available in PDF format.

 This supplement is made possible through an educational grant from Ortho Dermatological to the American Academy of Dermatology.
 Reprint requests: James C. Shaw, MD, University of Chicago, Section of Dermatology, 5841 S Maryland Ave, MC 5067, Chicago, IL 60637. E-mail address: jshaw@medicine.bsd.uchicago.edu



© 2000  American Academy of Dermatology, Inc. Published by Elsevier Masson SAS@@#104157@@
EM-CONSULTE.COM is registrered at the CNIL, déclaration n° 1286925.
As per the Law relating to information storage and personal integrity, you have the right to oppose (art 26 of that law), access (art 34 of that law) and rectify (art 36 of that law) your personal data. You may thus request that your data, should it be inaccurate, incomplete, unclear, outdated, not be used or stored, be corrected, clarified, updated or deleted.
Personal information regarding our website's visitors, including their identity, is confidential.
The owners of this website hereby guarantee to respect the legal confidentiality conditions, applicable in France, and not to disclose this data to third parties.
Close
Article Outline
You can move this window by clicking on the headline