Authors
S Walsh, S Diaz‐Cano, E Higgins, R Morris‐Jones, S Bashir, W Bernal, D Creamer
Publication date
2013/2/1
Journal
British Journal of Dermatology
Volume
168
Issue
2
Pages
391-401
Publisher
Blackwell Publishing Ltd
Description
Background Drug reaction with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms (DRESS) describes a
heterogeneous group of severe adverse reactions to medications. The cutaneous
phenotype has a number of guises, accompanied by a variety of systemic features including
fever, haematological abnormalities and visceral involvement, most commonly the liver.
Clinical markers of prognosis have not been identified. Objectives To assess the cutaneous
signs and dermatopathological features of DRESS in order to identify potential prognostic ...
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