Indian Journal of Dermatology
IJDŽ SYMPOSIUM
Year
: 2021  |  Volume : 66  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 237--245

Dermatological manifestations associated with COVID-19 infection


Maitreyee Panda1, Siddhartha Dash2, Biswanath Behera2, Abheek Sil3 
1 Department of Skin and VD, Institute of Medical Sciences and SUM Hospital, Siksha 'O' Anusandhan Deemed to be University, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India
2 Department of Skin and VD, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Bhubaneswar, Bhubaneswar, Odisha, India
3 Department of Dermatology, RG Kar Medical College and Hospital, Kolkata, West Bengal, India

Correspondence Address:
Biswanath Behera
Department of Skin and VD, All India Institute of Medical Sciences Bhubaneswar (AIIMS-B), Bhubaneswar - 751 003, Odisha
India

The severe acute respiratory syndrome corona virus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) causing the 2019 coronavirus disease (COVID-19) has infected millions in recent years and is a major public health concern. Various cutaneous manifestations of the COVID-19 disease have been identified. Skin is a mirror to internal disease and can be the presenting sign of COVID-19 disease. Several cutaneous manifestations can indicate severe COVID-19 disease. In the present scenario, physicians should know the various cutaneous manifestations of COVID-19 disease for early diagnosis and proper management of the disease.


How to cite this article:
Panda M, Dash S, Behera B, Sil A. Dermatological manifestations associated with COVID-19 infection.Indian J Dermatol 2021;66:237-245


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Panda M, Dash S, Behera B, Sil A. Dermatological manifestations associated with COVID-19 infection. Indian J Dermatol [serial online] 2021 [cited 2021 Sep 18 ];66:237-245
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