Category: Visual Diagnosis
Posted: 10/14/2013 by Haney Mallemat, MD
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A 23 year-old male presents with the rash below. He originally presented to his primary care doctor for a sore throat and was given a prescription for a medication; this rash subsequently broke out. What's the diagnosis and which medication did he receive?
Rash secondary to Epstein-Barr pharyngitis treated with amoxicillin
Luzuriaga, K., Sullivan, J. Infectious Mononucleosis. N Engl J Med 2010; 362:1993-2000
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