Case Report

Nodular Scleritis and Sweet Syndrome


  • Başak Bostancı Ceran
  • Tamer Takmaz

Received Date: 30.04.2012 Accepted Date: 04.10.2012 Turk J Ophthalmol 2013;43(4):286-288

Sweet’s syndrome (Acute febrile neutrophilic dermatosis) is a rare skin disorder characterized by fever, neutrophilic leucocytosis, and erythematous skin nodules. Patients are usually middle-aged women presenting with painful skin lesions. This syndrome is known to have extra-cutaneous manifestations involving the joints, kidneys, liver, and lungs. In this article, the authors aim to present a case of Sweet’s syndrome with ocular involvement.

Keywords: Scleritis, dermatosis, Sweet syndrome, red eye

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