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The presence of fever in association with a drug rash means that the hypersensitivity reaction is severe and systemic.
A total of some 1,500 serious cases of drug rash caused by two typical side effects of medication were reported between 1994 and 1999, the Health, Labor and Welfare Ministry said Tuesday in a report.
One patient had a DLT of drug rash with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms (DRESS syndrome) at 600 mg XL147/150 mg erlotinib.