We discussed a case of a young woman w/ refractory AML, who was admitted for relapse of AML and developed new acute edematous (“juicy”), violaceous plaques, found to have Sweet syndrome.
- Idiopathic (classic)
- Abrupt, painful, edematous (“juicy”), erythematous / violaceous
- Papules / plaques / nodules
- Clinical assessment and diagnostic criteria (there are criteria for idiopathic and for drug-associated)
- Systemic glucocorticoids (1st line)