By Gary M. White, MD

The term Felty syndrome (FS) has been used to describe the patient with the triad of rheumatoid arthritis, leukopenia and splenomegaly. These patients may develop leg ulcers.


The ulcers tend to occur on the lower legs and feet. The specific features of the ulcer depend upon the actual cause.


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