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September 1974

Acronym Expansion in Error

Arch Dermatol. 1974;110(3):437. doi:10.1001/archderm.1974.01630090071016

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Abstract

In the article "Palmoplantar Keratosis Acuminata With Facial Sebaceous Hyperplasia," published in the January Archives (109:86-87,1974), an error occurred on page 86. The second sentence of the last paragraph in column 2, should read: "The VDRL test for syphilis, fluorescent treponemal antibody absorption test (FTA-ABS), and serologic studies were normal." As published, the acronym, FTA-ABS, was incorrectly expanded to "fluorescent treponemal antibody and acute brain syndrome."

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