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Drug Allergy (cont.)

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American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), part of the National Institutes of Health
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), part of the National Institutes of Health
Nemours Foundation-For information on allergies in children

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Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 7/30/2014

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Drug eruptions can mimic a wide range of dermatoses. The morphologies are myriad and include morbilliform (most common, see Media file 1), urticarial, papulosquamous, pustular, and bullous. Medications can also cause pruritus and dysesthesia without an obvious eruption.

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