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Thrombophlebitis migrans following co-trimoxazole therapy.
  1. J. Verne-Pignatelli,
  2. G. P. Spickett,
  3. A. G. Dalgleish,
  4. A. M. Denman
  1. Division of Immunological Medicine, Northwick Park Hospital, Harrow, Middlesex, UK.


    We report an unusual and severe vasculitic disorder following co-trimoxazole, given orally for a urinary tract infection. The vasculitis was manifest solely as thrombophlebitis migrans and involving only veins without evidence of polyarteritis nodosa, or underlying malignancy.

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