ID 110491
Title Transcription
ヤクシン
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The drug eruptions in the aged
Author
Uchida, Naoyuki Department of Dermatology, Tokushima City Hospital
Keywords
drug eruption
lichenoid erption
photosensitivity
the aged
Content Type
Journal Article
Description
According to the dermatological literature in Japan, the drug eruptions in the aged (over 60 years old) are recently incresing. It is explained by the recent increase of population in the aged and of medication for them. Clinical manifestations of drug eruption occured in the aged are reported as photosensitivity (21.0%), lichenoid erption (15.5%), macropapular (13.6%), erythema mutiforme (8.1%), erythroderm a (5.2%), bullous eruptions (4.9%), fixed eruptions (4.9%), TEN (4.5%), urticaria (3.2%), and MCOS (1.9%). Photosensitivity and lichenoid erption are the two of the most common in the aged. The causative drugs of two forms include antibiotics (especially new quinolon), anti-hypertensive drugs and vasodilators, nonsteroidal inflammatory drugs, and anticancer drugs.
Journal Title
四国医学雑誌
ISSN
00373699
NCID
AN00102041
Publisher
徳島医学会
Volume
57
Issue
3
Start Page
72
End Page
78
Sort Key
72
Published Date
2001-06-25
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jpn
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