Which clinical history findings are characteristic of miliaria crystallina?

Updated: Mar 27, 2020
  • Author: Nikki A Levin, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: Dirk M Elston, MD  more...
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This form usually affects neonates younger than 2 weeks and adults who are febrile or those who recently moved to a tropical climate.

Lesions appear in crops within days to weeks of exposure to hot weather and disappear within hours to days.

Lesions are generally asymptomatic.


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