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 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 25 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 1996
  • Doi Number: 10.3109/03009749609080012
  • Journal Name: Scandinavian Journal of Rheumatology
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.180-182
  • Keywords: acne, acromioclavicular joint, SAPHO syndrome, sternoclavicular hyperostosis, thoracic outlet syndrome
  • Lokman Hekim University Affiliated: No


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.