Allopurinol hypersensitivity syndrome

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Allopurinol hypersensitivity syndrome
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Classification and external resources
ICD-10 Y54.8
ICD-9-CM E944.7

Allopurinol hypersensitivity syndrome typically occurs in persons with preexisting kidney failure.[1]:119 Weeks to months after allopurinol is begun, the patient develops a morbilliform eruption.[1]:119

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  1. ^ a b James, William; Berger, Timothy; Elston, Dirk (2005). Andrews' Diseases of the Skin: Clinical Dermatology. (10th ed.). Saunders. ISBN 0-7216-2921-0.