Internal and Emergency Medicine

, Volume 13, Issue 5, pp 799–800 | Cite as

A can’t miss diagnosis for rash in a peritoneal dialysis patient

  • Justin Lee Loy
  • Mayanka Kamboj
  • Abhilash KoratalaEmail author


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The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

Statement of human and animal rights

This article does not contain any studies with human and animals performed by any of the authors. The manuscript does not contain clinical studies or identifying patient data.

Informed consent

Obtained from the patient for the publication of this case study.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of Nephrology, Hypertension and Renal Transplantation, Department of MedicineUniversity of FloridaGainesvilleUSA

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