Leukocytoclastic vasculitis in patients with severe congenital neutropenia.

Kilic S. Ş. , Mustafayeva S., Ipek K., BALABAN ADIM Ş.

Journal of tropical pediatrics, vol.56, no.5, pp.359-62, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 56 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.1093/tropej/fmp140
  • Title of Journal : Journal of tropical pediatrics
  • Page Numbers: pp.359-62


Leukocytoclastic vasculitis is a rare complication of the use of granulocyte colony-stimulating factor (G-CSF). We present two cases of severe congenital neutropenia (SCN) associated with GCSF use. It is reported that skin rashes and biopsy findings of leukocytoclastic vasculitis following the use of G-CSF.