Miliaria Rubra (Prickly Heat)

Part of the Current Clinical Practice book series (CCP)


A distraught 22-year-old mother presents her 9-month-old infant with a generalized papular eruption over the neck and upper torso. The child is irritable but otherwise alert and active. There are no other constitutional or systemic signs. You suspect miliaria.


Sweat Gland Benzoyl Peroxide Sweat Duct Duct Orifice Viral Exanthem 
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© Humana Press, Totowa, NJ 2006

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