Pompholyx
Ira Shah, Kalpana Sengupta
Department of Pediatrics, B.J.Wadia Hospital for Children, Mumbai, India
Abstract

Pompholyx is a recurrent, sometimes seasonal vesicular eczema of the hands and feet. Increased sensitivity to metal compounds in addition to local hyperhidrosis has also been postulated as the possible mechanism. We present a case of a pompholyx in a 5 year old child with hyperhidrosis.
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