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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A child who had arrived recently in Pennsylvania from India was brought to a hospital emergency department (ED) with a rash that was diagnosed as a viral exanthema. The child was not isolated.
Asymmetric periflexural exanthema: a report in an adult patient.
DENV and Zika virus infections are each expressed clinically as febrile exanthema. In monkey and human DENV infections, infected peripheral blood leukocytes circulate transiently just before the appearance of virus in the skin (monkeys) or the appearance of a generalized body rash (humans) (33,46).
ADR Events (%) Incidence (per 1000 person-months) Gastrointestinal (GI) 29 (16.3) 42.8 Diarrhea 17 (9.5) 25.1 Vomiting 6 (3.4) 8.9 Nausea 5 (2.8) 7.4 Belly or abdominal cramps 1 (0.6) 1.5 Cutaneous 11 (6.2) 16.2 Exanthema 8 (4.5) 11.8 Itching 3 (1.7) 4.4 Hematologic 4 (2.2) 5.9 Anemia 4 (2.2) 5.9 Neutropenia 0 (0.0) 0.0 Thrombocytopenia 0 (0.0) 0.0 Hepatic 3 (1.7) 4.4 Constitutional: asthenia 1 (0.6) 1.5 Total 48 (27.0) 70.8 Table 3--ADR, intensity, causality with ARV, evolution, duration and outcome in 178 ARTn women from HGNI and HFSE, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Most of these symptoms can mechanistically be explained by allergic or idiosyncratic reactions, especially itching, exanthema and cutaneous allergic reactions.
The most common clinical signs and symptoms for the sequenced CHIKV cases were fever (87%), arthralgia (70%), headache (44%), exanthema (30%), and myalgia (26%) (Technical Appendix Table 2).
But since coronary artery disease is so important in this disorder, children who have typical echocardiographic changes can now be classified as having Kawasaki disease even if they do not fulfill four of the remaining criteria (changes in extremities, polymorphous exanthema, bilateral conjunctival infection, changes in lips and oral cavity, and cervical lymphadenopathy).
(13) They comprise a broad spectrum of clinical features, spanning benign disease such as maculopapular exanthema to life threatening severe reactions.
However, PR is a self-limiting exanthema and its occurrence does not require discontinuation of the vaccination schedule.
(1997) SE: anxiety (1) Muller (1999) SE: allergic exanthema (1), skin sensitivity (1), nausea (1) Rychlik et al.
Three months prior to his visit with us, the patient had also seen his primary care physician for a nonspecific exanthema. It was presumed to be a viral exanthem and spontaneously resolved.
The most common delayed reactions are maculopapular exanthema and delayed-onset urticaria, which are non-severe and self-limiting diseases.