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Exfoliative dermatitis

Exfoliative dermatitis

generalised exfoliation with scaling of the skin and usually with erythema (erythroderma); may be a drug reaction or associated with various benign dermatoses, lupus erythematosus, lymphomas, or of undetermined cause.

Synonym: dermatitis exfoliativa, pityriasis rubra, wilsons disease.


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