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42. Picture of Morbilliform Drug Eruption on Face

Picture of Morbilliform Drug Eruption on Face
Image Source: Color Atlas & Synopsis of Pediatric DermatologyKay Shou-Mei Kane, Jen Bissonette Ryder, Richard Allen Johnson, Howard P. Baden, Alexander StratigosCopyright 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies. All rights reserved.
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The photo depicts the face of a child affected by morbilliform rash. The skin reaction is due to hypersensitivity to a medication. In this case, the affected skin areas included the face and extremeties.

Image Source: Color Atlas & Synopsis of Pediatric Dermatology Kay Shou-Mei Kane, Jen Bissonette Ryder, Richard Allen Johnson, Howard P. Baden, Alexander Stratigos Copyright 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies. All rights reserved.

Text Reference: UptoDate: "Exanthematous (Mobilliform) Drug Eruption"

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