Dapsone induced cholangitis as a part of dapsone syndrome: a case report

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BACKGROUND Dapsone can rarely cause a hypersensitivity reaction called dapsone syndrome, consisting of fever, hepatitis, exfoliative dermatitis, lymphadenopathy and hemolytic anemia. Dapsone syndrome is a manifestation of the DRESS (drug rash with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms) syndrome which is a serious condition that has been reported in association… (More)

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@article{Itha2003DapsoneIC, title={Dapsone induced cholangitis as a part of dapsone syndrome: a case report}, author={Srivenu Itha and Ashish Kumar and Sadhna Dhingra and Gourdas Choudhuri}, journal={BMC Gastroenterology}, year={2003}, volume={3}, pages={21 - 21} }