Anais Brasileiros de Dermatologia
Print version ISSN 0365-0596
On-line version ISSN 1806-4841
ZANINI, Maurício; WULKAN, Cláudio; PASCHOAL, Luiz Henrique Camargo and PASCHOAL, Francisco Macedo. Papulo-ulcerative eruption in diaper area: case report of Jacquet's erythema. An. Bras. Dermatol. [online]. 2003, vol.78, n.3, pp.355-359. ISSN 0365-0596. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0365-05962003000300012.
In the infantile population the diaper area is a location of several dermatoses, including diaper rash, a clinical picture of contact eczema due to primary irritation, caused by the presence of local irritating substances (urine and feces). It usually presents alterations of slight intensity. Jacquet's erythema, a rare and serious clinical form of diaper rash, is described.
Keywords : dermatitis; diaper rash.