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April 2010

Golfer’s Vasculitis vs Cutaneous Vasculitis Exacerbated by Activity

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Author Affiliation: Department of Dermatology, St Vincent's Hospital, Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia.

Arch Dermatol. 2010;146(4):449-450. doi:10.1001/archdermatol.2010.52

I read with interest the case report “Relapsing Leukocytoclastic Vasculitis Triggered by Activity in a Young Woman.”1 The authors describe a young woman with vasculitis that is both precipitated and exacerbated by activity. They imply that this is a specific condition and that “existing designations such as ‘golfer's vasculitis' . . . may further thwart discovery of this condition.”1(p602)

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