[Fatal erythroderma in a young Moroccan].

  title={[Fatal erythroderma in a young Moroccan].},
  author={Leila Gharibi and Sofia Marouan and Kawtar Zouhair and Mohamed Benchekroun and Hakima Benchikhi},
  journal={Medecine tropicale : revue du Corps de sante colonial},
  volume={71 2},
The purpose of this report is to describe a case involving a young Moroccan who abruptly developed pruritic papulo-vesicular lesions with erythroderma. Secondary development of jaundice and tumoral syndrome lead to diagnosis of an acute form of adult T-cell leukemia/lymphoma associated with HTLV-1 infection. The patient died within three months. To o ur knowledge, this is the first such case reported in Morocco. 

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