maculopapular rash


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maculopapular rash

[mak′yəlōpap′yələr]
Etymology: L, macula, spot, papula, pimple; OFr, rasche
a skin eruption characterized by distinctive macules and papules.

maculopapular rash

A rash characterised by minibumps overlying macules, which may be caused by drug allergy, West Nile agent, Rocky Mountain spotted fever, atypical measles, meningococcemia or S pneumoniae.

maculopapular rash

Dermatology Any rash characterized by minibumps overlying macules, which may be caused by drug allergy, West Nile agent, Rocky Mountain spotted fever, atypical measles, meningococcemia, S pneumoniae, see there.

Maculopapular rash

A rash characterized by raised, spotted lesions.
Mentioned in: Scrub Typhus
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In this study, a cutaneous maculopapular rash of the trunk and extremities was systematically observed and considered a relevant clinical criterion.
The second patient was a 20-year-old man with a 10-year history of alcohol abuse who began treatment with carbamazepine and diazepam, and 3 days later developed weakness, severe joint pain, fever, and a widespread red maculopapular rash as well as hemorrhagic bullae on his soles and palms.
The more frequent clinical findings reported are nonspecific and include fever, asthenia, headache, maculopapular rash, and inoculation eschar.
About 1%-3% of patients experience a pruritic maculopapular rash in response to allopurinol.
3,5,6) Skin lesions can range from maculopapular rash to erythema multiforme majus.
Patients had fever, a maculopapular rash, pruritis, myalgia, and arthralgia of large joints.
Oncologist investigators have referred to such an eruption as everything from a vesiculobullous rash, to a maculopapular rash, to an acneiform rash, but it is technically a folliculitis, Dr.
Two days before presentation, jaundice, right-sided abdominal pain, fever with chills, and a diffuse, nonpruritic, maculopapular rash had developed.
To the Editor: Chikungunya fever is a dengue-like syndrome characterized by acute fever, arthralgia, and maculopapular rash.
Other symptoms can include headache, striking retroorbital pain, and a maculopapular rash with diffuse erythema, said Dr.
The patient presented with diffuse arthralgias, sore throat, and a maculopapular rash involving the trunk and extremities; she was hospitalized with fever and confusion.
6[degrees]C) and a maculopapular rash on the thorax and upper and lower extremities.