Johns HR, Shetty N, Cash J, Patel T, and Pourciau C. Bowel-Associated-Dermatosis-Arthritis Syndrome (BADAS) as early presentation of ulcerative colitis in an adolescent girl. Pediatr Dermatol 2022.
A 14-year-old girl presented with fevers, joint pain, leukocytosis, and painful, fluctuant skin lesions, preceded by a 2-week history of abdominal cramping and diarrhea. Workup revealed bowel-associated-dermatosis-arthritis syndrome (BADAS) in the setting of ulcerative colitis, a rare finding in the pediatric population.
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