Fixed drug eruption

What is Fixed drug eruption?

A type of drug eruption that recurs at the same site (or sites) following the administration of a particular drug; the lesions usually consist of intensely erythematous and purplish, sharply demarcated macules, and occasionally of herpetic vesicles; the affected areas undergo gradual involution, but flare and enlarge on readministration of the offending drug and may become hyperpigmented.

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I have a dark spot about 1 inch round on one side of my penis... this is the third time it has happened now. It was a little irritated and itchy at...

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Possibility of Fixeddrug eruption to drug is there

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Hello, i am male, 42. Had an skin problem on my penis a few weeks ago which was diaganosed as Fixed Drug Eruption, as a reaction to Metrogyl...

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my kid 4 years old, she got some rash starting with blue and balck color and spreding across the leg gradually. Please suggest what is it how to...

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