Erythema multiforme is a type of hypsersensitivity reaction that occurs in response to medications, infections, or illness.
Medications include: barbiturates, penicillins, phenytoin, sulfonamides. Infections include: herpes simplex,
mycoplasma. Treatment of severe symptoms may include: antibiotics to control any skin infections; corticosteroids to control inflammation; sometimes IV immunoglobulin.
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