Eosinophilic Cellulitis (Wells’ Syndrome) in Association with Angioimmunoblastic Lymphadenopathy
Regina Renner, Friederike Kauer, Regina Treudler, Dietger Niederwieser, Jan C. Simon
Eosinophilic cellulitis (Wells’ syndrome) is an uncommon inflammatory disease with clinical polymorphism. It is often associated with infectious, allergic or myeloproliferative diseases; however, the exact aetiology is unknown. This report describes a rare case of eosinophilic cellulitis in association with angioimmunoblastic lymphadenopathy. The typical skin findings of Wells‘ syndrome disappeared completely following chemotherapy and autologous stem cell transplantation.