Cutaneous manifestations of new coronavirus infection (COVID-19)

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This article presents the recently published data on the pathogenesis and cutaneous manifestations of the new coronavirus infection (COVID-19). The main symptoms of COVID-19 have already been well studied. However, recently, some reports on cutaneous manifestations (urticaria, papulae and vesicles, erythematous rash, purpura, livedo-angiitis, eruptive angioma, chilblain-like rash, pityriasis rosea, erythema multiforme, and periorbital dyschromia) in patients with COVID-19 have been made. Moreover, the healthcare professionals using personal protective equipment more frequently may develop occupational dermatoses.

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Olga Yu. Olisova

First Moscow State Medical Uiversity n.a. I.M. Sechenov (Sechenov University)

Author for correspondence.
ORCID iD: 0000-0003-2482-1754

Russian Federation, 119991, Moscow, Russian Federation

MD, PhD, DSc, professor, head. Department of Skin and Sexually Transmitted Diseases 

E. S. Snarskaya

I.M.Sechenov First Moscow Medical University (Sechenov University)

ORCID iD: 0000-0002-7968-7663

Russian Federation, Moscow, 119991

Department of Skin and Venereal Diseases

E. M. Anpilogova

I.M. Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University (Sechenov University)

ORCID iD: 0000-0001-9478-5838

Russian Federation, Moscow, 119991

Department of Dermatology and Venerology


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