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Covid-19 associated chilblain-like lesions in an asymptomatic doctor

BMJ 2020; 370 doi: (Published 22 July 2020) Cite this as: BMJ 2020;370:m2245
  1. Sofia Hadjieconomou, specialist training year 4 in dermatology,
  2. Jenny Hughes, consultant dermatologist
  1. Department of Dermatology, Princess of Wales Hospital, Bridgend, South Wales, UK
  1. Correspondence to: S Hadjieconomou Sofia.hadjieconomou{at}

These (fig 1) are chilblain-like lesions in a woman in her late 20s.

Fig 1

She presented with a two week history of burning and itching of her fingers and toes, with erythematous and purple papules. Erosions were present on her …

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