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Images in paediatrics
Pool palms
  1. Alejandro Novoa,
  2. Sandra Klear
  1. Pediatric Department, Policlinica Comarcal del Vendrell, Tarragona, Spain
  1. Correspondence to Dr Alejandro Novoa, Pediatric Department, Policlinica Comarcal del Vendrell, Joaquim Icart 10, Bajo 1°, Tarragona 43007, Spain; sanale22{at}

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We report two children with similar injuries affecting hands and feet. A 5-year-old girl was seen for erythematous lesions, with smooth and shiny appearances, on the fingerpads (figure 1). Another 4-year-old boy developed redness of his toe pads and on his heels (figure 2). In both cases, the skin lesions had persisted for …

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