Adverse Effects of Antiepileptic Medications in Children: A Case Report and Review
July 01, 2005
On physical examination, the patient appeared well, except for the obvious diffuse rash. Erythematous macules, papules, and patches covered his extremities, face, trunk, palms, and soles. His conjunctivae, mucous membranes, and joints were normal, as were the results of cardiac, pulmonary, abdominal, and neurologic examinations. Several anterior and posterior cervical lymph nodes (0.5 to 1 cm) were present bilaterally.