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Clinical Report

Eosinophilic Cellulitis (Wells’ Syndrome) in Association with Angioimmunoblastic Lymphadenopathy

Regina Renner, Friederike Kauer, Regina Treudler, Dietger Niederwieser, Jan C. Simon
DOI: 10.2340/00015555-0317


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.


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