Home | Recent Submissions | Search | Diagnosis | Quiz | Submit an Image | Index | Blog |About GSA
  
<< Back to Diagnosis Page  
Image Number 1080 (Varicella)

 
Morphology:
Blisters

Diagnosis: Varicella

Site: Trunk

Sex: M

Age: 18

Type:

Description: Polymorphous rash.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

View Full Size

Differential Diagnosis

History: This young patient already has acne vulgaris, suddenly he developed polymorphous rash on his trunk and face associated with fever, headache and myalgia of three days duration.On examination, many vesicles on erythematous bases were found with some lesions became custed with a hemorrhogic crust. The rash was maximum on the trunk (back and chest) and less on the face. Few lesions were also found on the scalp and hard palate.  

Search DermNetNZ   eMedicine   PubMed   Dermatology Online   Archives   JAAD for "Varicella"

buy accutane
Home  |  Recent Submissions  |  Search  | Diagnosis  |  Quiz  |  Submit an Image  |  Index  |  About GSA

Copyright © 2005 Global Skin Atlas