TITLE

Suspected non-accidental injury and whirlpool use

AUTHOR(S)
Perera, L.; Pollock, I.
PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Archives of Disease in Childhood;Oct2007, Vol. 92 Issue 10, p897
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
The article presents the case study of a 10-year old boy with an unusual rash on his upper back. The rash is about 1.5 centimeter with flat reddish marks and a few lesions that contained petechiae. The boy was found to have a history of cat allergy and ringworm, and was anxious to have a rash which medical science had not yet encountered. Moreover, the study suggested open and home visit for patients with medically unexplained signs.
ACCESSION #
27151381

 

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