Journal of the Korean Pediatric Society 1985;28(10):1032-1036.
Published online October 31, 1985.
A Case of Letter-Siew Disease.
Yoon Ho Kang1, Suck Young Lee1, Jin Sook Lee1, Kwang Ho Kim1, Soo Nam Lee2
1Department of Pediatrics, Inchon Christian Hospital, Inchon,Korea
2Department of Pathology, Inchon Christian Hospital, Inchon,Korea
Letterer-Siwe 씨 병 1례
강윤호1, 이숙영1, 이진숙1, 김광호1, 이수남2
1인천기독병원 소아과
2인천기독병원 병리과
Abstract
A case of Letterer-Siwe disease in a 6 month-old Korean male manifesting maculopapular skin rash, watery diarrhea, fever and bony skull defect as classical features of the disease was presented. The diagnosis was confirmed by clinical symptoms, histopathologic and radiologic findings. The authors report a fatal case which was treated in hospital with intensive antibiotics, corticosteroid and alkylating agent.
Key Words: Letterer-Siwe disease




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