papular acrodermatitis of childhood

Gia·not·ti-Cros·ti syn·drome

(jah-nawt'ē krōs'tē),
a cutaneous manifestation of hepatitis B infection occurring in young children; an exanthem comprising nonpruritic dusky papules on the legs, buttocks, and extensors of the arms; Gianotti-Crosti syndrome lasts 2-8 weeks and is associated with adenopathy, anicteric hepatomegaly, and malaise.

papular acrodermatitis of childhood

Gianotti,

Ferdinando, Italian pediatric dermatologist, 1920-1984.
Gianotti-Crosti syndrome - a cutaneous manifestation of hepatitis B infection occurring in young children. Synonym(s): papular acrodermatitis of childhood
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Gianotti-Crosti syndrome, also called papular acrodermatitis of childhood, is a childhood exanthem that typically occurs following upper respiratory infection or infectious mononucleosis.
The exanthems are papular-purpuric gloves and socks syndrome, unilateral laterothoracic exanthem, acute generalized exanthematous pusrulosis, papular acrodermatitis of childhood, and eruptive pseudoangiomatosis.
They are unilateral laterothoracic exanthem, acute generalized exanthematous pustulosis, papular acrodermatitis of childhood, eruptive pseudoangiomatosis, and papular-purpuric gloves and socks syndrome.