Perianal streptococcal dermatitis: Two familial cases

M. Paradisi, G. Cianchini, C. Angelo, G. Conti, P. Puddu

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Two familial cases of perianal streptococcal dermatitis in a 3-year-old girl and her 5- 1/2 -year-old brother are reported. The clinical features of well-demarcated perianal erythema variably associated with itching, painful defecation with subsequent constipation, rectal bleeding, and proctitis are reviewed, together with suggestions for the best therapy.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)341-342
Number of pages2
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 1994

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Dermatology
  • Immunology and Allergy


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