• Cutaneous extravascular necrotizing granulomas (Churg-Strauss granulomas) have been noted in several systemic diseases, most often those producing or associated with systemic vasculitis. A young man with the clinical and histopathologic features of Takayasu's aortitis developed typical extravascular necrotizing granulomas of the skin. Takayasu's aortitis, like allergic granulomatosis and Wegener's granulomatosis, is a granulomatous vasculitis syndrome associated with the cutaneous Churg-Strauss granuloma.
(Arch Dermatol 1986;122:201-204)
Perniciaro C, Winkelmann RK. Cutaneous Extravascular Necrotizing Granuloma in a Patient With Takayasu's Aortitis. Arch Dermatol. 1986;122(2):201-204. doi:10.1001/archderm.1986.01660140091025