erythroderma

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Related to exfoliative erythroderma: exfoliative dermatitis
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Noun1.erythroderma - any skin disorder involving abnormal redness
disease of the skin, skin disease, skin disorder - a disease affecting the skin
erythema - abnormal redness of the skin resulting from dilation of blood vessels (as in sunburn or inflammation)
flare - reddening of the skin spreading outward from a focus of infection or irritation
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(17,18,19,20) Dermatologic side effects include urticaria, morbilliform and vesiculobullous eruptions, exfoliative erythroderma, erythema multiforme, Steven Johnson syndrome and toxic epidermal necrosis.
Moreover, inadequate intake of BCAAs can also induce exfoliative erythroderma in MSUD infants [13].
A skin biopsy is done occasionally and may be useful in an adult with generalised exfoliative erythroderma in order to differentiate it from other causes of erythroderma.