Febrile ulceronecrotic Mucha-Habermann disease with extensive skin necrosis in intertriginous areas

Chao-Chun Yang, Yu-Yun Lee, Wen Chieh Chen

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Febrile ulceronecrotic Mucha-Habermann disease (FUMHD) is a severe variant of pityriasis lichenoides et varioliformis acuta characterized by high fever and papulonecrotic skin lesions. Here we report a case of a 14-year-old boy with typical features of FUMHD and unusual manifestation of extensive skin necrosis in intertriginous regions including axillae, neck, inguinal and antecubital areas. Systemic administration of corticosteroid and erythromycin led to rapid healing of ulcerations without residual scar formation. Review of the literature showed male-predominance and favorable outcome in pediatric cases of FUMHD.

原文English
頁(從 - 到)493-496
頁數4
期刊European Journal of Dermatology
13
發行號5
出版狀態Published - 2003 九月 1

指紋

Necrosis
Skin
Pityriasis Lichenoides
Skin Manifestations
Axilla
Groin
Erythromycin
Cicatrix
Adrenal Cortex Hormones
Fever
Neck
Pediatrics
Febrile Ulceronecrotic Mucha-Habermann disease

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Dermatology

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