Sapho syndrome associated with acne fulminans and prominent acromioclavicular joint involvement


Bölükbaş N., Bölükbaş S., Erel A., Talí E. T.

Scandinavian Journal of Rheumatology, vol.25, no.3, pp.180-182, 1996 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 25 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 1996
  • Doi Number: 10.3109/03009749609080012
  • Title of Journal : Scandinavian Journal of Rheumatology
  • Page Numbers: pp.180-182
  • Keywords: acne, acromioclavicular joint, SAPHO syndrome, sternoclavicular hyperostosis, thoracic outlet syndrome

Abstract

The clinical and radiological findings of a 33 year-old male patient with acne fulminans and associated SAPHO syndrome are described. The patient presented with prominent acromioclavicular joint involvement, unilateral sacroiliitis and subclavian vein compression which are relatively uncommon features of this syndrome.