PURPURIC RASH AFTER PHOTOTHERAPY IN A NEONATE

By Gary M. White, MD


Very rarely, an infant may develop a purpuric rash after phototherapy (e.g. for hyperbilirubinemia). Several of the neonates have been shown to have elevated porphyrin levels.

References

Indian J Paediatr Dermatol 2015;16:163-4

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