Hydroxycholoroquine-induced hyperpigmentation

Adnan Mir, Kevin P. Boyd, Shane A. Meehan, Beth McLellan

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A 57-year-old woman with systemic lupus erythematosus and Sjögren syndrome presented with blue-grey hyperpigmentation of the face, upper back, and dorsal aspects of the feet after seven years of therapy with hydroxychloroquine. We present an unusual case of drug-induced hyperpigmentation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Number of pages1
JournalDermatology Online Journal
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - Dec 23 2013


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Dermatology

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Mir, A., Boyd, K. P., Meehan, S. A., & McLellan, B. (2013). Hydroxycholoroquine-induced hyperpigmentation. Dermatology Online Journal, 19(12).