Table of ContentsDefinition / general | Case reports | Treatment | Microscopic (histologic) description
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Definition / general
- Occasionally seen in patients with rheumatoid arthritis; few published articles
- 45 year old man with polyarthritis, new subcutaneous nodules and fibrosing alveolitis (Chest 1993;103:301)
Microscopic (histologic) description
- Firbinoid necrosis, palisaded inflammation, vasculitis