Journal of Indian Academy of Oral Medicine and Radiology

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2017  |  Volume : 29  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 153--155

Erythema multiforme: A case report


Arutla Rashmitha, Srikanth G Gotoor, Srikar Muppirala, Devaraju R Raju 
 Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology, Sri Venkata Sai Institute of Dental Sciences, Mahabubnagar, Telangana, India

Correspondence Address:
Srikar Muppirala
Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology, Sri Venkata Sai Institute of Dental Sciences, Appanapally, Mahabubnagar, Telangana
India

Erythema multiforme (EM) is a life threatening mucocutaneous disorder where early diagnosis and management is of utmost important. Among various etiological agents, viral etiology is the most common and is characterized by ulcerations, erosions, and bleeding within the mucosa associated with encrustations and tissue tags. Dermal counterparts present with target iris lesion. Here, we report a case of viral-induced EM major where there are classical oral and dermal lesions in a 28-year-old male patient.


How to cite this article:
Rashmitha A, Gotoor SG, Muppirala S, Raju DR. Erythema multiforme: A case report.J Indian Acad Oral Med Radiol 2017;29:153-155


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Rashmitha A, Gotoor SG, Muppirala S, Raju DR. Erythema multiforme: A case report. J Indian Acad Oral Med Radiol [serial online] 2017 [cited 2021 Sep 26 ];29:153-155
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