TITLE

Bullous eruption in a five-month-old girl

AUTHOR(S)
Khaled, Aida; Kharfi, Monia; Fazaa, Becima; Kamoun, Mohamed Ridha
PUB. DATE
September 2010
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/7/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 12, p1325
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the case of a five-month old girl with erythematous papular nonpruritic eruption. It states that the baby received polio, tetanus and pertussis vaccine and hepatitis B vaccine 4 weeks before appearance of the dermal wounds. Conducted physical examinations show the appearance of urticarial papules, with multiple vesicles and tense bullae. It also mentions that bullous pemphigoid is confused with other bullous related diseases such as bullous impetigo.
ACCESSION #
54110252

 

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