Snel progressief acuut hemorragisch oedeem van de kinderleeftijd

Rianne Geugjes, M. D. Sprockel

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Abstract

A 9-month-old boy was brought to the emergency department with an acute onset of fever anddisseminated purpura with oedema on his feet, lower legs, arms and face. Based on the clinical presentation a differential diagnosis of acute haemorrhagic edema of infancy (AHEI) was made. During the second day of hospitalization, the purpura and oedema became more extensive, the child had a high fever and stridor and black toes. Eventually the diagnosis of AHEI was confirmed.
Original languageDutch
Pages (from-to)37-38
JournalNederlands Tijdschrift voor Dermatologie en Venereologie
Volume29
Issue number9
Publication statusPublished - 2019

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