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Bleomycin-Induced “Flagellate Dermatitis”

Gehan Arseculeratne, MRCP; Laura Berroeta, MRCP; David Meiklejohn, MD, MRCPEd, MRCPath; Rodney E. Mountain, FRCS(ORL)Ed; Jamie C. Ryan, FRACS; Catherine Spinou, MRCSEd; Sachi N. Das, FRCR, DMRT; Alan T. Evans, MD, FRCPath; J. Graham Lowe, FRCP
Arch Dermatol. 2007;143(11):1447-1462. doi:10.1001/archderm.143.11.1461.
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Bleomycin-induced flagellate dermatitis manifesting as multiple, erythematous, indurated, linear lesions on the left shoulder.

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Histopathologic appearance of flagellate dermatitis. Perivascular cuffing of a small dermal blood vessel, a dilated lymphatic vessel, and many eosinophils in the interstitial space, some showing degranulation (arrow) (hematoxylin-eosin, original magnification ×200).

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