Article Text

PDF
Images in paediatrics
Painful nodules on the soles in a 9-year-old boy
  1. Iria Neri,
  2. Carlotta Baraldi,
  3. Lorenza Ricci,
  4. Annalisa Patrizi
  1. Section of Dermatology, Department of Specialised, Experimental and Diagnostic Medicine, Saint Orsola–Malpighi Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
  1. Correspondence to Dr Carlotta Baraldi, Section of Dermatology, Department of Specialised, Experimental and Diagnostic Medicine, Via Massarenti 1, Bologna 40138, Italy; carlotta.baraldi{at}gmail.com

Statistics from Altmetric.com

A 9-year-old child was referred to our paediatric dermatology unit for a temporary walking impairment because of painful lesions on the soles of both his feet. The lesions had erupted the day before, after prolonged walking with rubber boots. Physical examination showed multiple, reddish to purple, non-confluent, painful nodules on the soles of both feet (figure …

View Full Text

Request permissions

If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the Copyright Clearance Center’s RightsLink service. You will be able to get a quick price and instant permission to reuse the content in many different ways.