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Herpeticum-like rash in a child with atopic dermatitis: early clinical suspicion is valuable

Maria Gogou, Stergianna Douma, Katerina Haidopoulou, Andreas Giannopoulos.

Abstract
Dermatological conditions may be associated with emergent medical conditions. We describe the case of a 6-year-old boy with erythematous vesicles with erosion and crusting on face, cheeks and forehead. Due to medical history of atopic dermatitis herpeticum eczema was suspected and appropriate treatment was immediately initiated, while skin lesions were significantly improved.

Key words: herpeticum eczema, Kaposi eczema, atopic dermatitis, children


 
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Gogou M, Douma S, Haidopoulou K, Giannopoulos A. Herpeticum-like rash in a child with atopic dermatitis: early clinical suspicion is valuable. Sudan J Paed. 2018; 18(2): 53-55. doi:10.24911/SJP.106-1536167231


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Gogou M, Douma S, Haidopoulou K, Giannopoulos A. Herpeticum-like rash in a child with atopic dermatitis: early clinical suspicion is valuable. http://www.sudanjp.com/?mno=6896 [Access: May 19, 2019]. doi:10.24911/SJP.106-1536167231


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Gogou M, Douma S, Haidopoulou K, Giannopoulos A. Herpeticum-like rash in a child with atopic dermatitis: early clinical suspicion is valuable. Sudan J Paed. 2018; 18(2): 53-55. doi:10.24911/SJP.106-1536167231



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Gogou M, Douma S, Haidopoulou K, Giannopoulos A. Herpeticum-like rash in a child with atopic dermatitis: early clinical suspicion is valuable. Sudan J Paed. (2018), [cited May 19, 2019]; 18(2): 53-55. doi:10.24911/SJP.106-1536167231



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Gogou, M., Douma, . S., Haidopoulou, . K. & Giannopoulos, . A. (2018) Herpeticum-like rash in a child with atopic dermatitis: early clinical suspicion is valuable. Sudan J Paed, 18 (2), 53-55. doi:10.24911/SJP.106-1536167231



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Gogou, Maria, Stergianna Douma, Katerina Haidopoulou, and Andreas Giannopoulos. 2018. Herpeticum-like rash in a child with atopic dermatitis: early clinical suspicion is valuable. Sudanese Journal of Paediatrics, 18 (2), 53-55. doi:10.24911/SJP.106-1536167231



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Gogou, Maria, Stergianna Douma, Katerina Haidopoulou, and Andreas Giannopoulos. "Herpeticum-like rash in a child with atopic dermatitis: early clinical suspicion is valuable." Sudanese Journal of Paediatrics 18 (2018), 53-55. doi:10.24911/SJP.106-1536167231



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Gogou, Maria, Stergianna Douma, Katerina Haidopoulou, and Andreas Giannopoulos. "Herpeticum-like rash in a child with atopic dermatitis: early clinical suspicion is valuable." Sudanese Journal of Paediatrics 18.2 (2018), 53-55. Print. doi:10.24911/SJP.106-1536167231



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Gogou, M., Douma, . S., Haidopoulou, . K. & Giannopoulos, . A. (2018) Herpeticum-like rash in a child with atopic dermatitis: early clinical suspicion is valuable. Sudanese Journal of Paediatrics, 18 (2), 53-55. doi:10.24911/SJP.106-1536167231





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