Risky Reactions

May 1, 2003
Lisette Hilton

Lisette Hilton is president of Words Come Alive, based in Boca Raton, Florida.

Bal Harbour, Fla. - Serious drug eruptions are rare; however, in their daily practice dermatologists are often confronted with symptoms, such as rashes, and might be confused about whether the causes are infection- or drug-related, Ronald C. Hansen, M.D., said at the annual Masters of Pediatrics Conference, hosted by the University of Miami School of Medicine.