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Exfolative dermatitis can be due to all of the following disease except - (AIIMS May 2013)

A Drug hypersensitivity
B Pityriasis rubra pilaris

C Pityriasis rosea
D Psoriasis

Ans. C
i.e., Pityriasis rosea

Causes of erythroderma

a. Skin disorders: Psoriasis, Eczema/dermatitis (atopic, stasis, contact, seborrheiC., Pityriasis rubra pilaris,

Lichen planus.

b. Systemic diseases: Cutaneous T-cell lymphoma.

c. Drugs: Gold, allopurinol, phenytoin, penicillin, Sulfonamide

d. Idiopathic: Secondary to solid tumors of lung, liver, prostate, thyroid, colon.