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Image Number 2259 (Toxic epidermal necrolysis)

 
Morphology:
Red,nonscaly

Diagnosis: Toxic epidermal necrolysis

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Sex: M

Age: 50

Type:

Description: Dusky red erythema.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History:

This man suffered severe drug reaction 24 hours after taking a sulphonamide derivative. The reaction was in form of widespread dusky erythema with swelling and few blisters in addition to peeling of the neck and axillae.



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