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Dermatology clinic

Sudden onset of blistering lesions in a young boy

Gayle Fischer

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Abstract

Test your diagnostic skills in our dermatology quiz. What is the most likely diagnosis of these blistering lesions?

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Case history

A 12-year-old boy presents with sudden onset of blistering lesions on his arms and legs (Figures 1a and b), occurring a few days after he developed a typical cold sore on his upper lip.

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