Mahendran R, Grant JW, Norris PG: Dapson-responsive persistent erythema multiforme
and toxic epidermal necrolysis: A comparative study.
Clinical characteristics of childhood erythema multiforme
, Stevens Johnson syndrome and toxic epidermal necrolysis in Taiwanese children.
In this article, we report a case in which development of erythema multiforme
necessitated withdrawal of antihypertensive therapy with candesartan cilexetil.
In most cases, the mothers were taking MMF after an organ transplant, but in some cases, the women were taking MMF for systemic lupus erythematosus, erythema multiforme
, or other immune-mediated conditions.
They were diagnosed clinically as erythema multiforme
Differential diagnosis of pemphigus vulgaris Clinical diagnoses Mucosal Cutaneous Histologic diagnoses Aphthous stomatitis Bullous drug eruptions Hailey-Hailey disease Erythema multiforme
Bullous pemphigoid Darier's disease Bullous lichen planus Drug-induced pemphigus Grover's disease Cicatricial pemphigoid Erythema multiforme
Herpetic stomatitis Hailey-Hailey disease Linear immunoglobulin A dermatosis Paraneoplastic pemphigus Pemphigus foliaceus Transient acantholytic dermatosis (Grover's disease) Table 2.
1) Erythema multiforme
(EM) and a Stevens-Johnson syndrome (SJS)type reaction with celecoxib have been described.
Auquier-Dunant A, Mockenhaupt M, Naldi L et al: Correlations between clinical patterns and causes of erythema multiforme
majus, Stevens-Johnson syndrome, and toxic epidermal necrolysis: results of an international prospective study.
A differential diagnosis for serum sickness-like reaction includes viral exanthema, erythema multiforme
, and urticaria.
The necrotic lesions of the brown recluse spider bite can mimic other diseases, including erythema chronicum migrans, Stevens-Johnson syndrome, Lyell's syndrome (toxic epidermal necrolysis), erythema nodosum, erythema multiforme
, herpes simplex infection, purpura fulminans, diabetic ulcer, bedsore, poison oak and poison ivy reactions, gonococcal arthritic dermatitis, urticaria, pyoderma, and cellulitis.
Disseminated granuloma annulare following erythema multiforme