Kwashiorkar
Question.
Spot diagnosis.
Answer.
KWASHIORKAR. It means red boy. The name comes from the odd reddish orange color of the hair, as well as from the skin rash. It is a high mortality deficiency state. The muscles are poorly developed & lack tone. Edema is usually severe. Potbelly, anorexia & diarrhea are common . Crazy pavement dermatosis and flaky paint skin changes are common.
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