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ALLMedicine™ Acrodynia Center

Research & Reviews  8 results

Palmoplantar eruption in a patient with mercury poisoning.
https://doi.org/10.12788/cutis.0113
Cutis McNally MA, Jenkinson H et. al.

Jan 20th, 2021 - Mercury poisoning is a rare event that can present with a variety of nonspecific systemic symptoms, making it difficult to diagnose. Dermatologic manifestations of mercury exposure may be variable and include pink disease (acrodynia), mercury exan...

Acrodynia 
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1088639-print

Jun 21st, 2018 - Background Now a rare disease, acrodynia (painful extremities) primarily affects young children. The symptoms of irritability, photophobia, pink discoloration of the hands and feet, and polyneuritis can be attributed to chronic exposure to mercury...

Acrodynia
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1088639-overview

Jun 21st, 2018 - Background Now a rare disease, acrodynia (painful extremities) primarily affects young children. The symptoms of irritability, photophobia, pink discoloration of the hands and feet, and polyneuritis can be attributed to chronic exposure to mercury...

A Mercury Toxicity Case Complicated by Hyponatremia and Abnormal Endocrinological Test ...
https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.2016-1402
Pediatrics Carter M, Abdi A et. al.

Jul 14th, 2017 - Mercury (Hg) poisoning is considered a rare disease by the National Institutes of Health and the diagnosis can present great challenges to clinicians. Children who are exposed to Hg can present with a wide variety of symptoms, including acrodynia,...

Mercury toxicity presenting as acrodynia and a papulovesicular eruption in a 5-year-old...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27136627
Dermatology Online Journal; Lai O, Parsi KK et. al.

May 3rd, 2016 - Acrodynia is a reaction that occurs in children who have been exposed to mercury. Mercury toxicity has systemic manifestations as well as cutaneous manifestations, which can appear similar to those found in a number of other diseases. We present a...

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News  1 results

Broken BP Device Tied to Day Care Mercury Poisonings
https://www.medpagetoday.com/pediatrics/generalpediatrics/65029

May 4th, 2017 - A 3-year-old boy was hospitalized with mercury poisoning after exposure to a broken sphygmomanometer at a home day care center in Florida, CDC researchers reported. On Nov. 12, 2015, the child had a urine mercury level of 79 μg/L, with clinical si...

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