Cutaneous manifestations of pediatric HIV infection.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

Children who are infected with human immunodeficiency virus may develop a wide variety of mucocutaneous manifestations, such as skin infections, tumors, and inflammatory skin disorders. The most significant infectious diseases are candidiasis, dermatophytosis, herpes simplex, herpes zoster, and pyoderma. Inflammatory disorders include seborrheic dermatitis, vasculitis, and pyoderma gangrenosum. Kaposi sarcoma is extremely rare in children with the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Prose, NS

Published Date

  • December 1992

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 9 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 326 - 328

PubMed ID

  • 1492046

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0736-8046

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/j.1525-1470.1992.tb00618.x


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States