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October 1979

Generalized Pustular Psoriasis

Author Affiliations

From the Department of Dermatology, St Joseph's Hospital and McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.

Arch Dermatol. 1979;115(10):1215-1216. doi:10.1001/archderm.1979.04010100035015

In a patient with a long history of classical psoriasis, a widespread pustular eruption suddenly developed. The precipitating factor appeared to be a high-dose, progesterone-containing hormone preparation. The clinical appearance and manifestations in this patient were typical of pustular psoriasis.

(Arch Dermatol 115:1215-1216, 1979)

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