Types of lesions and patterns of distribution aid in the recognition of viral exanthems. Varicella and hand-foot-and-mouth disease can appear atypically in areas of inflammation. We describe 5 cases of morphologically altered exanthems that localized early and preferentially to areas of inflammation.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology|
|Issue number||2 II SUPPL.|
|Publication status||Published - Feb 17 1999|
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