What are the cutaneous manifestations of sulfonamide use in HIV disease?

Updated: Apr 19, 2019
  • Author: Robert A Schwartz, MD, MPH; Chief Editor: William D James, MD  more...
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Sulfonamides may cause the following:

  • Urticaria

  • Erythema multiforme

  • Toxic epidermal necrolysis

  • Systemic reactions, including fever, leukopenia, thrombocytopenia, hepatitis, and nephritis


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