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The Dermatologic Manifestation of Novel Influenza A(H1N1)

Claudia Vidal, MD, PhD; Luciano Kapelusznik, MD; Mathew Goldberg, BA; Caroline Halverstam, MD; Simon Daefler, MD, PhD; David Calfee, MD; Robert G. Phelps, MD
Arch Dermatol. 2010;146(1):101-102. doi:10.1001/archdermatol.2009.344.
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Figure 1

Macular eruption on the legs of the patient.

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Figure 2

Histopathologic features of the eruption (hematoxylin-eosin, original magnification ×200). Low-power magnification shows focal vacuolar alteration at the dermoepidermal junction and rare necrotic keratinocytes. A superficial perivascular lymphocytic inflammatory infiltrate is seen around the superficial vascular plexus.

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