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Cutis. 2018 May;101(5):E4-E5

A previously healthy 8-year-old boy who recently immigrated to the United States from Liberia was hospitalized for treatment of a febrile illness that subsequently was attributed to a viral syndrome. On physical examination by the dermatology department, the patient was noted to have marked orange discoloration on the palms and soles. Upon further inquiry by the dermatology department, the patient’s family reported frequent addition of red palm oil to all of the child’s meals.

Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis?

carotenoderma

fluorescein-induced discoloration

jaundice

lycopenemia

sorafenib-induced discoloration

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