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HK J Paediatr (New Series)
Vol 7. No. 2, 2002

HK J Paediatr (New Series) 2002;7;111

Clinical Quiz Answer

What is the Diagnosis?

CY Yeung


Case 1:

(a) Moonface, hirsutism and "buffalo" hump; or Cushingoid features.
(b) Cushingoid features - probably due to steroid therapy.

Case 2:

(a) Swelling/mass/tumour-like swelling over medical aspect of left upper thigh and outer aspect of shoulder. Purplish-blue discoloration and swelling of lower lip.
(b) Liver enlargement (due to haemangioma) and petechiae (due to platelet-consumption - Kasabach-Merritt syndrome).
(c) Multiple carvenous haemanigomata.


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