Image of the Week: Did a hot tub make this child sick?


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An 11-year-old female presents with a pruritic rash, a fever, and fatigue after returning from a family vacation two days earlier. Her mother mentions she spent the last days of their holiday in the hotel hot tub. On examination, a papular, erythematous rash is seen on the skin that was covered by her bathing suit. How would you manage this patient? Learn more about this case and join the conversation on Figure 1.



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