Eccrine Chromhidrosis in an Adolescent with Sickle Cell Disease.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Eccrine chromhidrosis can occur secondary to hyperbilirubinemia. We report an adolescent with sickle cell disease who presented with eccrine chromhidrosis on his palmar and plantar surfaces. He had extremely high levels of conjugated bilirubin but no fever. This is the youngest known reported patient with eccrine chromhidrosis and the first in a patient with sickle cell disease.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Park, JG; Prose, NS; Garza, R

Published Date

  • September 2017

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 34 / 5

Start / End Page

  • e273 - e274

PubMed ID

  • 28758317

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1525-1470

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/pde.13201


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States