Morbilliform skin rash with prominent involvement of the palms in Chikungunya fever

Maria Laura Tini, Giovanni Rezza

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Abstract

An outbreak of chikungunya occurred in Central Italy in the summer of 2017. During the outbreak, two siblings with fever and joint pain developed a morbilliform skin rash with prominent involvement of the palms. Knowledge of the characteristics of chikungunya exanthem is important to adddress clinical diagnosis.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)e00421
JournalIDCases
Volume13
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2018

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Exanthema
Disease Outbreaks
Arthralgia
Italy
Fever
Chikungunya Fever

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Morbilliform skin rash with prominent involvement of the palms in Chikungunya fever. / Tini, Maria Laura; Rezza, Giovanni.

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