Statistics from Altmetric.com
A 10-month-old boy with mild eczema presented in autumn with 5 days of worsening eczema, 1 day of fever and decreased oral intake. His parents described ‘spots’ on his chest that spread to his face and mouth, and concurrent eczema flare-up on his limbs. Treatment was with cephalexin, increased corticosteroid ointment, and pimecrolimus cream on his face. Skin swabs cultured scanty Staphylococcus aureus and were …
Contributors PAB made the diagnosis, managed the patient and drafted the manuscript. SLB and EK managed the patient and edited the manuscript.
Competing interests None.
Patient consent Obtained.
Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.
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.