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  Indian J Med Microbiol
 

Figure 1. Acrodermatitis enteropathica. A. - Chronic diarrhea and perioral skin lesions. Also the patient had conjunctivitis nail dystrophy and severe perianal rash. B. - Response to oral zinc therapy. Same patient at 6 years of age. No skin lesions or diarrhea. Normal growth and development on weekly zinc therapy.

Figure 1. Acrodermatitis enteropathica. A. - Chronic diarrhea and perioral skin lesions. Also the patient had conjunctivitis nail dystrophy and severe perianal rash. B. - Response to oral zinc therapy. Same patient at 6 years of age. No skin lesions or diarrhea. Normal growth and development on weekly zinc therapy.