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44. Picture of Sweet's Syndrome

Picture of Sweet's Syndrome
Image Source: Color Atlas & Synopsis of Pediatric DermatologyKay Shou-Mei Kane, Jen Bissonette Ryder, Richard Allen Johnson, Howard P. Baden, Alexander StratigosCopyright 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies. All rights reserved.
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Sweet syndrome is a rare condition believed to arise from a combination of immune and environmental factors. It produces a fever and rash with tender, red, well-demarcated bumps or plaques usually on the trunk, limbs, neck, or face.

Image Source: Color Atlas & Synopsis of Pediatric Dermatology Kay Shou-Mei Kane, Jen Bissonette Ryder, Richard Allen Johnson, Howard P. Baden, Alexander Stratigos Copyright 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies. All rights reserved.

Text Reference: National Organization for Rare Disorders: "Sweet Syndrome"

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