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Unusual association of diseases/symptoms
A 27-year-old man with diplopia, fatiguable ptosis and rash: a rare presentation of angiocentric T cell lymphoma with lymphomatoid vasculitis
  1. Stela Lefter1,
  2. Patrick Forde2,
  3. Hebah Nashat3,
  4. Eugene Moylan2,
  5. Yaseen Yacoob1
  1. 1Department of Neurology, Cork University Hospital, Cork, Ireland
  2. 2Department of Oncology, Cork University Hospital, Cork, Ireland
  3. 3Department of Dermatology, Cork University Hospital, Cork, Ireland
  1. Correspondence to Stela Lefter, stela_lefter{at}


A 27-year-old man presented with a 36-h history of ptosis and diplopia and a 10-day history of a lower limb rash. Skin biopsy revealed an aggressive angiocentric γδ-T cell lymphoma. The patient's symptoms and signs disappeared within 1 week of commencement of chemotherapy and there are plans for allogeneic stem cell transplantation.

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