Ann Dermatol Venereol 2017 Mar 24;144(3):176-181. Epub 2017 Feb 24.
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: Although varicelliform Kaposi eruption is a well-known complication of dermatoses, it has not been widely investigated.Aim
: To investigate features of dermatoses and herpes superinfection in patients hospitalized in a dermatology department.Patients And Methods
: We performed a single-centre, retrospective study between 2008 and 2014 that included cases of Kaposi varicelliform eruptions defined by positive PCR of an unconventional site of herpetic recurrence in a setting of active dermatitis. Read More