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Image Number 1666 (Stevens Johnson syndrome)

 
Morphology:
Purpura

Diagnosis: Stevens Johnson syndrome

Site: Face

Sex: M

Age: 10

Type:

Description: Bilateral symmetrical non-scaly red rash.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History: A 10-year-old boy presented with bilateral symmetrical non-scaly red patches involving the face especially the butterfly area associated with denuded and crusted lips and purpuric rash on both lower limbs of five days duration. He complained fever and lassitude two days prior to the rash onset.

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