Journal of Indian Academy of Oral Medicine and Radiology

: 2004  |  Volume : 16  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 148--152

Not as Sweet as it Sounds......

Freny Karjodkar, Antara Sinha 
 Department of Oral Medicine & Radiology, Nair Hospital Dental College, Mumbai Central, Mumbai 400 008. Maharashtra, India

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Sweet«SQ»s syndrome, or acute febrile neutrophilic dermatosis, is a condition characterized by the sudden onset of fever, leukocytosis, and tender, erythematous, well-demarcated papules and plaques, which shows dense neutrophilic infiltrates on histologic examination. Although it may occur in the absence of other known disease, Sweet«SQ»s syndrome is often associated with hematologic disease (including leukemia), and immunologic disease (rheumatoid arthritis, inflammatory bowel disease)and various other conditions In this article, we present a review of this syndrome along with a rare case of sweets syndrome associated with Trigeminal Neuralgia.

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Karjodkar F, Sinha A. Not as Sweet as it Sounds...... .J Indian Acad Oral Med Radiol 2004;16:148-152

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