Telangiectasia macularis eruptiva perstans with an associated myeloproliferative disorder

Lucy K. Martin, Paolo Romanelli, Yeon Soong Ahn, Robert S. Kirsner

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Abstract

Telangiectasia macularis eruptiva perstans (TMEP) is a cutaneous form of mastocytosis. It has been rarely associated with an underlying myeloproliferative disorder. We report the case of a patient, while receiving treatment for thrombocytosis, with both platelet production and function inhibitors presented with TMEP. TMEP is often refractory to therapy; however, our patient responded to treatment with PUVA.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)922-924
Number of pages3
JournalInternational journal of dermatology
Volume43
Issue number12
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 1 2004

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  • Dermatology

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