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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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Once defervescence occurs, an erythematous morbilliform exanthem appears.
Clinicians have learned to keep an eye out for the bad actors, like oral mucosa necrosis that could signal Stevens-Johnson syndrome, or the centripetal spread of exanthem with petechiae from a tick bite that could signal Rocky Mountain spotted fever, he said at a women's and pediatric dermatology seminar sponsored by Skin Disease Education Foundation (SDEF).
Typical of other childhood exanthems, the illness is worse in adults.
The exanthem of dengue fever: Clinical features of two US tourists traveling abroad.
Mancini reviewed common exanthems, and many that aren't so common, paying special attention to five of the newer or atypical exanthems: acute generalized exanthematous pustulosis (AGEP), Arcanobacterium haemolyticum, Gianotti-Crosti syndrome, papular-purPuric gloves and socks syndrome, and unilateral laterothoracic exanthem.
Drug-induced maculopapular exanthems account for about 95% of all drug-induced cutaneous eruptions we see," Dr.
4% of eases of RMSF occur in the household of another case-patient with the disease (15), a situation that often lends further diagnostic confusion for this illness that can mimic other febrile exanthems, such as dengue, as well as gastrointestinal infection, other abdominal conditions, pneumonia, and meningoencephalitis (19-22).
MIAMI BEACH -- Prodrome symptoms and clinical presentations of skin eruptions can help prompt identification and correct diagnosis of five new exanthems in pediatric patients, Dr.
Reeves, also chief of the CDC's Viral Exanthems and Herpesvirus Branch.
3-5) In contrast to other exanthems, APEC rarely involves the face.