Dermatology Research and Practice / 2010 / Article / Tab 1

Case Report

Subcutaneous Sarcoidosis during Pegylated Interferon Alfa and Ribavirin Treatment for Chronic Hepatitis C

Table 1

Cutaneous side effects of interferon.

Most commonPruritus, xerosis, eczema, and localized inflammation at injection site

Relatively commonPsoriasis, lichen planus, and vitiligo

IsolatedEosinophilic pustular folliculitis, erythematosus lupus, Meyerson’s naevi, facial erythema, hypopigmented atrophic plaques, hyperpigmentation, alopecia, Sweet’s syndrome, calcified nodules, sclerodermatous graft versus host disease, cutaneous necrosis, fixed drug eruption, rheumatoid artritis, panniculitis, pemphigus foliaceus, Raynaud’s phenomenon, vasculitis, and urticaria

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