53. Infective Dermatitis (Skin Manifestations of HTLV Infection)

  1. Alan D. Irvine MD, FRCPI, FRCP3,4,
  2. Peter H. Hoeger MD5,6 and
  3. Albert C. Yan MD, FAAP, FAAD7,8
  1. Rosalia A. Ballona MD1 and
  2. Neil B. Prose MD2

Published Online: 24 MAY 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781444345384.ch53

Harper's Textbook of Pediatric Dermatology, Volume 1, 2, Third Edition

Harper's Textbook of Pediatric Dermatology, Volume 1, 2, Third Edition

How to Cite

Ballona, R. A. and Prose, N. B. (2011) Infective Dermatitis (Skin Manifestations of HTLV Infection), in Harper's Textbook of Pediatric Dermatology, Volume 1, 2, Third Edition (eds A. D. Irvine, P. H. Hoeger and A. C. Yan), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444345384.ch53

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland

  2. 4

    Our Lady's Children's Hospital, Dublin, Ireland

  3. 5

    University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany

  4. 6

    Catholic Children's Hospital Wilhelmstift, Hamburg, Germany

  5. 7

    University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA

  6. 8

    The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Division of Dermatology, Instituto de Salud del Niño, Lima, Peru

  2. 2

    Department of Pediatrics and Dermatology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 MAY 2011
  2. Published Print: 3 JUN 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405176958

Online ISBN: 9781444345384

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Keywords:

  • infective dermatitis - skin manifestations of HTLV infection;
  • infective dermatitis (ID), severe and recurrent infantile eczema - nasal vestibule, earlobes, scalp;
  • HTLV-1, and family retroviridae - subfamily, oncovirus;
  • pathogenetic mechanism of HTLV-1 - and its structural proteins;
  • pathogenic mechanism of HTLV-1;
  • generalized erythema - in child with HTLV-1 infection;
  • ID progression to adult T-cell leukaemia - lymphoma (ATL), HTLV-1 associated myelopathy (HAM);
  • differential diagnosis, atopic dermatitis in children - and seborrhoeic dermatitis in adolescents

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