Recent advances in the pathology of cutaneous drug eruptions.

TitleRecent advances in the pathology of cutaneous drug eruptions.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication1999
AuthorsCrowson AN, Magro CM
JournalDermatol Clin
Pagination537-60, viii
Date Published1999 Jul
KeywordsAdult, Child, Child, Preschool, Diagnosis, Differential, Drug Eruptions, Eczema, Female, Humans, Immunohistochemistry, Male, Prognosis

Cutaneous reactions to drug therapy may be of either immunologic or nonimmunologic etiology. It is important that the dermatologist and pathologist be familiar with these types of cutaneous reactions. This article discusses the clinical features, pathogenesis, and histopathology of various cutaneous drug eruptions.

Alternate JournalDermatol Clin
PubMed ID10410857
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