Ann Nurs Primary Care | Volume 1, Issue 2 | Review Article | Open Access

Skin Rashes that Involve Palms and Soles: An Internist’s View

Shahriar Tavakoli Tabasi1,2*

1Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center (MEDVAMC), USA
2Baylor College of Medicine (BCM), USA

*Correspondance to: Shahriar Tavakoli Tabasi 

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Skin rash involving palms and soles can be a manifestation of serious underlying medical condition. Some of these conditions are acute conditions, requiring immediate recognition and treatment. Others, while not life-threatening, need recognition to avoid transmission to others. Finally, some are associated with serious inflammatory, hematologic, and oncologic conditions that need to be suspected and diagnosed in a timely manner, but are not immediately life-threatening. In this paper we have provided a review of medical conditions that are associated with rash involving palms and soles.


abasi ST. Skin Rashes that Involve Palms and Soles: An Internist’s View. Ann Nurs Primary Care. 2018; 1(2): 1012.

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