Pediatric Rash – Friday Pop Quiz 12/30/2022

A 2 day-old infant is being seen in the hospital for the following rash. Which of the following is not true about the infant’s disease?

A. Skin lesions typically resolve without scarring

B. There is a strong association with anti-SSA/Ro antibodies

C. There are also reports of the presence of U1RNP antibodies

D. Lesions have a predilection for the face

E. Heart block often develops after birth


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