Cellulitis-like fixed drug eruption attributed to paracetamol (acetaminophen)

M. Mukhyaprana Prabhu, Smitha Prabhu, Pranay Mishra, Subeesh

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Abstract

Paracetamol (acetaminophen) is a widely used analgesic-antipyretic with consistent safety profile and very low incidence of side effects. We report a case of biopsy-confirmed fixed drug eruption associated with paracetamol and presenting like cellulitis.

Original languageEnglish
Article number24
JournalDermatology Online Journal
Volume11
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 01-12-2005

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Drug Eruptions
Cellulitis
Acetaminophen
Antipyretics
Analgesics
Biopsy
Safety
Incidence

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Dermatology

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In: Dermatology Online Journal, Vol. 11, No. 3, 24, 01.12.2005.

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