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Sheeza Basharat
Sheeza Basharat2 months ago
Case Challenge

Case Challenge

A 9-year-old boy presented to the dermatology clinic with a scaly eruption distributed throughout the body that had been present since birth.⁠ ⁠ He had been diagnosed with atopic dermatitis by multiple dermatologists prior to the current presentation and had been treated with various topical steroids with minimal improvement.⁠ ⁠ He had no family history of similar eruptions and no personal history of asthma or allergies.⁠ ⁠ Physical examination revealed erythematous, serpiginous, polycyclic plaques with peripheral, double-edged scaling. Decreased hair density of the lateral eyebrows also was observed.⁠ ⁠ What is the correct diagnosis?⁠ ⁠ A. acrodermatitis enteropathica⁠ ⁠ B. erythema marginatum⁠ ⁠ C. erythrokeratodermia variabilis⁠ ⁠ D. neonatal lupus⁠ ⁠ E. Netherton syndrome

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2 months ago

Netherton syndrome