Acta Medica (Hradec Králové) is an English language multidisciplinary medical journal. Acta Medica publishes reviews, original articles, brief communications, case reports, announcements, and notices. The journal was founded in 1958 under the title “A Collection of Scientific Works of the Charles University’s Faculty of Medicine in Hradec Králové”. The journal is indexed in Chemical Abstracts, CNKI, DOAJ, EBSCO, Hinari, Index Medicus, MEDLINE, Scopus, and Ulrichsweb.

ACTA MEDICA, Vol 66 No 1 (2023), 28–31

Drug Rash with Eosinophilia and Systemic Symptoms (DRESS Syndrome)

Marta Filipa Lemos Mendes, Diana Silva Fernandes, Ilídio Brandão

published online: 26. 06. 2023


DRESS syndrome is an idiosyncratic drug reaction and potentially life-threatening. The authors report a case of this syndrome presenting with fever, rash, mucosal involvement, liver and muscle involvement associated with moxifloxacin treatment.

keywords: DRESS; drug adverse reactions; moxifloxacin; hypersensitivit; eosinophilia

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