A 14-month-old girl who presented with multiple systemic complaints was found to have gingivitis, peeling of her palms and soles, and a peculiar acral eruption. A diagnosis of acrodynia, or pink disease, was confirmed by elevated levels of mercury in the urine. The many cutaneous manifestations of this once common disease are discussed. (Arch Dermatol 1988;124:107-109).
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Archives of Dermatology|
|State||Published - Jan 1988|
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