Eosinophilic fasciitis in a pediatric patient

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We report the case of a pediatric patient with eosinophilic fasciitis, who was successfully treated with early high dose corticosteroids and subsequent use of mycophenolate mofetil. We believe that the early institution of corticosteroids helped to suppress the early inflammatory part of the disease and the subsequent use of mycophenolate mofetil maintained this and may have also helped prevent fibrotic skin changes.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)129-131
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of Clinical Rheumatology
Issue number3
StatePublished - Apr 2010
Externally publishedYes


  • Eosinophilic fasciitis
  • Fasciitis
  • Fibrosis
  • Mycophenolate mofetil
  • Scleroderma
  • Treatment

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Rheumatology


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