Generalized bullous fixed drug eruption treated with cyclosporine

Neeta Malviya, Nika Cyrus, Travis Vandergriff, Melissa Mauskar

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Abstract

Fixed drug eruptions (FDE) comprise 10 percent of alladverse cutaneous drug reactions and generalizedbullous fixed drug eruptions (GBFDE) are a raresubset of FDEs. We present a patient with severeGBFDE caused by ibuprofen successfully treated withcyclosporine. Further work is needed to determine ifcyclosporine can be an effective therapy for GBFDE.

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalDermatology Online Journal
Volume23
Issue number2
StatePublished - Feb 15 2017

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