Ioversol-induced acute generalized exanthematous pustulosis: a case report.

  title={Ioversol-induced acute generalized exanthematous pustulosis: a case report.},
  author={Ashley A Hammerbeck and Natalie Houston Daniels and Jeffrey P. Callen},
  journal={Archives of dermatology},
  volume={145 6},
BACKGROUND Acute generalized exanthematous pustulosis (AGEP) is a relatively rare exfoliative dermatosis consisting of a generalized eruption of sterile, nonfollicular pustules arising on widespread erythematous and edematous skin that is usually caused by drugs. It has an acute onset, and patients often have systemic manifestations, including leukocytosis, fever, and hemodynamic instability. Rarely has AGEP been associated with radiocontrast dyes. OBSERVATIONS We describe an 84-year-old man… CONTINUE READING


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