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A limited form of Churg–Strauss syndrome presenting without asthma and eosinophilia

Bhavneesh K Sharma, Mradul K Daga and Manisha Sharma
Med J Aust 2004; 181 (9): 498-499.

We report a young woman presenting with digital gangrene, paranasal sinusitis, mononeuritis multiplex, and rapidly progressive glomerulonephritis without asthma and eosinophilia — an extremely rare variant of this disease.

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  • Bhavneesh K Sharma1
  • Mradul K Daga2
  • Manisha Sharma3

  • Respiratory Division, Department of Internal Medicine, Maulana Azad Medical College, University of Delhi, New Delhi, India.

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