Sweet syndrome

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What is Sweet syndrome?

Sweet syndrome is characterized as fever, high white blood cell count (neutrophilia), tender reddened inflamed skin lesions (papules, nodules, and plaques), and diffuse skin plaques with leakage of white blood cells (neutrophils) from damaged blood vessels.

Common symptoms reported by people with Sweet syndrome

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

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Treatments taken by people with Sweet syndrome

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Compare treatments taken by people with Sweet syndrome

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Who has Sweet syndrome on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 0
30s 4
40s 5
50s 1
60s 2
70+ 3
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 0
20-29 years 1
30-39 years 2
40-49 years 1
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 1
70+ years 1

Sex

Distribution of sex

75% Female
25% Male

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 8
Not Diagnosed 1

These charts show data from Sweet syndrome patients who have completed their condition history
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