Topical drug-induced acute generalized exanthematous pustulosis misdiagnosed as an oral drug-related eruption.

Acute generalized exanthematous pustulosis (AGEP) is characterized by acute onset of fever with a generalized erythematous pustular eruption. It seems that more than 90% of cases with AGEP are drug-induced [1]. The most frequently involved drugs are aminopenicillins, macrolides, antimycotic drugs, calcium channel blockers, carbamazepine, and paracetamol. We… CONTINUE READING