Skin manifestations in patients with a new coronavirus infection: clinical cases

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Clinical cases of cutaneous eruptions in patients with new coronavirus infection (COVID-19) are described. The authors conclude that predominant morphological eruptions in the form of macules, papules and weals are associated with COVID-19. As a rule, eruptions occur simultaneously with the onset of the first signs of the disease or several days later both in adult and children. The severity of COVID-19 does not generally correlate with the severity of skin clinical manifestations. The skin eruptions are most frequently difficult to attribute to a particular diagnosis, and they are often diagnosed as some kind of dermatosis. Skin eruptions regress quite shortly due to COVID-19 treatment and improvements in the patients’ general condition as well as the use of topical steroids, or even without treatment.


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Olga Yu. Olisova

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

Author for correspondence.
Email: Olisovaolga@mail.ru
ORCID iD: 0000-0003-2482-1754

Russian Federation, 119991, Moscow, Russian Federation

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

E. S. Snarskaya

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

Email: Olisovaolga@mail.ru
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-7968-7663

Russian Federation, Moscow, 119991

Department of Skin and Venereal Diseases

N. P. Teplyuk

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

Email: Olisovaolga@mail.ru
ORCID iD: 0000-0002-5800-4800

Russian Federation, 119991, Moscow

Department of Dermatology and Venerology 

A. A. Prokofiev

2Clinic for Children and Adults on the Open Highway

Email: Olisovaolga@mail.ru

Russian Federation, , Moscow, 107370

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