Hyperpigmentation, neutrophilic alveolitis, and erythema nodosum resulting from minocycline

Alan J. Bridges, Frank M. Graziano, William Calhoun, George T. Reizner

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Hyperpigmentation, pulmonary infiltration, and erythema nodosum occurred in a patient receiving long-term minocycline therapy. Bronchoalveolar lavage revealed both a neutrophilic, and an eosinophilic alveolitis. The pulmonary and systemic symptoms promptly resolved after discontinuation of minocycline.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)959-962
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of the American Academy of Dermatology
Issue number5
StatePublished - Jan 1 1990
Externally publishedYes


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  • Dermatology

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