What are dermatologic complications of mycoplasmal pneumonia?

Updated: Dec 28, 2018
  • Author: Michael Joseph Bono, MD, FACEP; Chief Editor: Guy W Soo Hoo, MD, MPH  more...
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M pneumoniae infection has been associated with erythema multiforme, macular exanthems, vesicular exanthems, urticaria, erythema nodosum, and Stevens-Johnson syndrome. [16] Cutaneous disease can develop in up to 25-33% of all M pneumoniae infections. [46]


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