Case Study
Volume 7 Issue 1 - 2020
Review of Skin Disorders after Prolonged Exhaustion and Hunger
Benjamin Yuehtung Lee1* and Julia H Bai2
1Retired Research Physician from Biochemical Genetics/Pediatrics/Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Katy, TX, USA
2Student of Master Program in the Department of Epidemiology, Texas University of A & M, College Station, TX, USA
*Corresponding Author: Benjamin Yuehtung Lee, Retired Research Physician from Biochemical Genetics/Pediatrics/Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Katy, TX, USA.
Received: December 16, 2019; Published: December 30, 2019


This review describes the common and unique skin disorders observed in a population with severe physical labor and inadequate of food, 1958 - 1962. The common ones were hyperactive dermatographism, palmoplantar fissures, which were usually found among regular people but much less severe. The unique ones were rare, such as palmar crease clefts in a little girl: or terribly severe, such as intra-nail hemorrhage. Nail layering phenomena should be introduced because it may be not rare and can be easily cured. A teenage with congestive burning foot plate and a pediatric fibril case with red eruption due to riboflavin deficiency were also described. Fever and its temperature curve should be reported in another separate paper.

Keywords: Congestive Burning Soles; Cutaneous Pigmentation Over the Bony Prominence; Hyperactive Dermatographism; Intra-Nail Hemorrhage; Nail Layering Phenomena; Palmar Crease Clefts; Palmoplantar Fissures; Red Eruptions in Ariboflavinosis Fever


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Citation: Benjamin Yuehtung Lee and Julia H Bai. “Review of Skin Disorders after Prolonged Exhaustion and Hunger”. EC Cardiology 7.1 (2020): 01-09.

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