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Cutaneous vasculitis induced by food additives.

Veien NK, Krogdahl A
DOI: 10.2340/00015555717374


A case of leukocytoclastic vasculitis in a 24-year-old woman is described. A severe eruption of vasculitis occurred after placebo-controlled oral challenge with 50 mg ponceau. The patient was asked to adhere to a diet free from food additives, and the vasculitis faded after a period of 2 months.


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