exanthema

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exanthema

[‚eg‚zan′thē·mə]
(medicine)
An eruption on the skin.
Any disease or fever accompanied by a skin eruption.
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10 In this study, peripheral blood eosinophilia was maximally noticed in cases of exanthematous reactions (63.
The rash or skin eruption can range from a mild exanthematous eruption to the more serious Stevens-Johnson syndrome and is present in approximately 90% of patients with this syndrome.
Fever, malaise, and pharyngitis usually are the first signs of anticonvulsant hypersensitivity syndrome, followed by a simple exanthematous rash and toxic epidermal necrolysis.
No evidence for leptospirosis, Rocky Mountain spotted fever, viral exanthematous diseases, or streptococcal scarlet fever has been found in those patients in whom it has been looked for.
During March 30-May 3, 2016, [approximately equal to] 12,000 patients visited 2 private hospitals in Maceio; roughly 70% of them had exanthematous illness symptoms compatible with DENV, CHIKV, or Zika virus infection.
An outbreak of neonatal sepsis presenting with exanthematous rash caused by Klebsiella pneumoniae.
18 in their review of literature of the spectrum of cutaneous reactions associated with calcium antagonists, have described about flushing, peripheral edema, gingival hyperplasia, facial telangiectasia, photosensitivity reactions, psoriasiform eruptions, acute generalized exanthematous pustulosis, hypersensitivity syndrome, exfoliative dermatitis and Stevens-Johnson syndrome, subacute cutaneous lupus erythematosus, pemphigus and pemphigoid, erythromelalgia, gynecomastia and oral ulcers.
Acute generalized exanthematous pustulosis (AGEP) is a fairly rare condition, with a reported incidence of one to five cases per million people per year.
Within 1 to 2 days, the rash progresses from an exanthematous scarlatiniform to a blistering eruption.
Along with the most common cutaneous adverse effect skin rash, severe cutaneous reactions such as Stevens-Johnson syndrome, acute generalized exanthematous pustulosis, toxic epidermal necrolysis, and erythema multiforme are also observed.
In vitro tests including patch test or lymphocytic transformation test should be performed primarily in acute generalized exanthematous pustulosis, DRESS, erythema multiforme, fixed drug eruption, SJS and TE.