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Mesalazine-induced eosinophilic glossitis and hypereosinophilia in a patient with ulcerative colitis

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Ondertitel:a case report and review of literature

A 74-year-old male, with a four-year history of ulcerative colitis (UC) treated with mesalazine, presented with episodic cheek and progressive tongue swelling respectively since 27 months. History revealed nocturnal sweating, difficulties swallowing solid food, loss of appetite and weight. There was no fever or atopy.

Tijdschrift: Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology
ISSN: 0926-9959
Issue: 7
Volume: 35
Pagina's: e462-e464
Aantal pagina's: 3
Jaar van publicatie:2021
Trefwoorden:5-aminosalicylic acid, Eosinophilia, Mesalazine, Ulcerative colitis, eosinophilic glossitis, hypersensitivity, Dermatologie en Uro- & nefrologie