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Fixed drug eruption (FDE) is a distinctive type of cutaneous drug reaction that characteristically recurs in the same locations upon re exposure to the offending drug. It is responsible for about 10% of all adverse drug reactions. Medications inducing fixed drug eruptions are usually those taken intermittently. Common drugs causing fixed drug eruptions are(More)
BACKGROUND Acne vulgaris is a common disease of the skin affecting the socially vulnerable young age group. There are multitudes of treatment options available but till now no studies have been reported to demonstrate the current prescribing pattern of drugs in acne vulgaris. AIM To study the prescribing pattern of drugs in acne in a tertiary care(More)
Histoid Hansen's disease is a rare form of multibacillary leprosy with distinct clinical and histopathological features. This type of leprosy is a variant of lepromatous leprosy with a very high bacterial reserve. Of alarming concern is the discovery of an isolated mucosal histoid leprotic lesion inside the nasal cavity of a patient in the post-global(More)
Objective: The present study was conducted to monitor adverse drug reactions in paediatric population of a tertiary care teaching hospital of Bhubaneswar, Odisha. Materials and Methods: It is one year longitudinal observational study was undertaken in the Paediatric department in collaboration with department of pharmacology and Dermatology of IMS & SUM(More)
An 81-year-old woman with chronic kidney disease, systemic hypertension, and a large infra-renal abdominal aortic aneurysm, developed bilateral calf muscle pain, altered sensorium, and deterioration of renal function following endovascular aneurysmal repair. On the third post-operative day she developed symmetrical purpuric macules with erythematous margins(More)
INTRODUCTION An association between psoriasis and metabolic syndrome has been established in previous studies. Lichen Planus (LP) is also a chronic inflammatory disease morphologically related to psoriasis and few studies have shown association of metabolic derangements in LP. AIM To study the association of metabolic derangements in LP. MATERIALS AND(More)
Pityriasis rosea is a common dermatosis named by Gibert in 1860. It is an acute self limiting papulosquamous disease, probably infective in origin affecting healthy adolescents and young adults. It is characterized by distinctive skin eruptions and minimal constitutional symptoms. Drug induced pityriasis rosea tend to occur in older generation and(More)
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