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ALLMedicine™ Acrodynia Center

Research & Reviews  14 results

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

May 17th, 2022 - Practice Essentials Now a rare disease, acrodynia (painful extremities) primarily affects young children. Also called pink disease or infantile acrodynia, [1] the acrodynic symptoms of irritability, photophobia, pink discoloration of the hands and...

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

May 17th, 2022 - Practice Essentials Now a rare disease, acrodynia (painful extremities) primarily affects young children. Also called pink disease or infantile acrodynia, [1] the acrodynic symptoms of irritability, photophobia, pink discoloration of the hands and...

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

May 17th, 2022 - Practice Essentials Now a rare disease, acrodynia (painful extremities) primarily affects young children. Also called pink disease or infantile acrodynia,[1] the acrodynic symptoms of irritability, photophobia, pink discoloration of the hands and ...

Acrodynia Workup
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1088639-workup

May 17th, 2022 - Laboratory Studies Evidence of excess mercury in the urine of affected persons has been noted. A 24-hour urine collection is recommended because urinary elimination of mercury is unpredictable and may vary from day to day or from hour to hour. Mer...

Acrodynia Medication
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1088639-medication

May 17th, 2022 - Chelating agents Class Summary Succimer almost completely prevents methylmercury uptake by erythrocytes and hepatocytes. Succimer (Chemet) View full drug information Succimer is a metal chelating agent, an analog of dimercaprol, and is used in lea...

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News  1 results

Palmoplantar Eruption in a Patient With Mercury Poisoning
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/231225/pediatrics/palmoplantar-eruption-patient-mercury-poisoning
Michelle A. McNally, BSN, Helena Jenkinson, MD et. al.

Nov 5th, 2020 - Mercury poisoning affects multiple body systems, leading to variable clinical presentations. Mercury intoxication at low levels frequently presents with weakness, fatigue, weight loss, and abdominal pain.

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