Fixed drug eruption
(FDE): changing scenario of incriminating drugs.
And as with the drug eruptions
that occur with the epidermal growth factor inhibitors such as cetuximab and erlotinib, the patients who experienced sorafenib hand-foot syndrome had significantly longer times to progression than did those who did not experience the skin toxicity.
Lichenoid drug eruptions
with prominent epidermal hyperplasia may resemble HLE, but LDEs lack other histopathologic features of HLE, such as dermal mucin, follicular plugging, and basement membrane thickening.
Furthermore, it was suggested that psoriasis might occur in association with other medications used and that some drug eruptions
like exanthematous pustulosis might imitate psoriasis (3), (5).
Rash, which was not present at the beginning, may be easily confused with the drug eruptions
, just like in the first case.
Two thirds of drug eruptions
are macular, maculopapular or urticarial and can present a challenge in diagnosis.
tularensis; human skin lesions known to have human herpesvirus 1 and 3; and human skin samples with noninfectious dermatitis caused by poison ivy or drug eruptions
com/research/xf9c2f/litts_drug_erupti) has announced the addition of the "Litt's Drug Eruptions
& Reactions Manual" book to their offering.
A defining characteristic of drug-induced SCLE is the lengthy incubation and resolution times compared with most drug eruptions
In February of 2007 Logical Images updated VisualDx with new modules, creating a library of 21 discrete modules including acute pulmonary infections, neonate and infant dermatological modules, rashes, growths and lesions in adult and pediatric patients, drug eruptions
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Differential diagnoses include varicella, molluscum contagiosum, hand-foot-and-mouth disease, disseminated herpes simplex virus, herpes zoster, pustular drug eruptions
, and scabies.