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Atopic Dermatitis With Group A β-Hemolytic Streptococcus Skin Infection Complicated by Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome

Jin Mo Park, MD; Sang Ho Oh, MD; Jinna Kim, MD, PhD; Ju Hee Lee, MD, PhD
Arch Dermatol. 2009;145(7):846-847. doi:10.1001/archdermatol.2009.129.
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Multiple erythematous crusted patches on popliteal fossae bilaterally.

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Axial computed tomographic scans of the brain demonstrate low density in the cortex and subcortical white matter in the parieto-occipital lobes bilaterally (arrows).

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