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Exanthema (Rash) Summary

Description: Diseases in which skin eruptions or rashes are a prominent manifestation. Classically, six such diseases were described with similar rashes; they were numbered in the order in which they were reported. Only the fourth (Duke's disease), fifth (ERYTHEMA INFECTIOSUM), and sixth (EXANTHEMA SUBITUM) numeric designations survive as occasional synonyms in current terminology.

Also Known As: Rash; Exanthem; Skin Rash; Rash, Skin

Networked: 6431 relevant articles (261 outcomes, 382 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Exanthema

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. erlotinib (CP 358,774) : 16 outcomes 26 studies in 190 results : FDA 1
  2. Adrenal Cortex Hormones (Corticosteroids) : 15 outcomes 4 studies in 83 results : IBA
  3. cetuximab (Erbitux) : 12 outcomes 22 studies in 128 results : FDA 2
  4. gefitinib (Iressa) : 11 outcomes 8 studies in 91 results : FDA 1
  5. Acyclovir (Aciclovir) : 8 outcomes 8 studies in 91 results : FDA 51 Generic
  6. Steroids : 7 outcomes 1 study in 50 results : IBA
  7. Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor (EGF Receptor) : 6 outcomes 12 studies in 77 results : IBA
  8. Prednisone (Sone) : 6 outcomes 4 studies in 52 results : FDA 119 Generic
  9. Prednisolone (Predate) : 6 outcomes 2 studies in 39 results : FDA 55 Generic
  10. Tacrolimus (Prograf) : 6 outcomes 2 studies in 14 results : FDA 7 Generic
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Diseases Related to Exanthema

  1. Fever (Fevers)
  2. Diarrhea
  3. Nausea
  4. Pain (Aches)
  5. Arthritis (Polyarthritis)
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Key Therapies for Exanthema

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  1. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 9 outcomes 4 studies in 141 results
  2. Aftercare (After-Treatment) : 6 outcomes 2 studies in 61 results
  3. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients) : 1 outcome 2 studies in 60 results
  4. Stents : 1 outcome 1 study in 11 results
  5. Intravenous Infusions : 1 outcome 1 study in 8 results
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