What is the international prevalence of fixed drug eruptions (FDE)?

Updated: Oct 09, 2020
  • Author: David F Butler, MD; Chief Editor: Dirk M Elston, MD  more...
  • Print
Answer

The international prevalence is variable but is likely similar to that in the United States. Most studies report fixed drug eruptions to be the second or third most common skin manifestation of adverse drug events. [43]


Did this answer your question?
Additional feedback? (Optional)
Thank you for your feedback!