Oral manifestations of papular-purpuric 'gloves and socks' syndrome due to parvovirus B19 infection: the first case presented in Greece and review of the literature.

@article{SklavounouAndrikopoulou2004OralMO,
  title={Oral manifestations of papular-purpuric 'gloves and socks' syndrome due to parvovirus B19 infection: the first case presented in Greece and review of the literature.},
  author={Alexandra Sklavounou-Andrikopoulou and Mana Iakovou and Spyros Paikos and Vassilios Papanikolaou and Dionisios Loukeris and Michalis Voulgarelis},
  journal={Oral diseases},
  year={2004},
  volume={10 2},
  pages={118-22}
}
Papular-purpuric 'gloves and socks' syndrome (PPGSS) is a novel, rare, self-limited dermatosis initially described in 1990. It is characterized by painful, pruritic edema and erythema, rapidly evolving to papular-purpuric lesions on the distal extremities, in a gloves-and-socks distribution, accompanied by fever and oral lesions such as petechiae, vesiculopustules and small erosions. Parvovirus B19 has been implicated in most cases as the etiological factor. Herein we present the first case of… CONTINUE READING

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