Case 2

A 21-year-old woman presents with fever and a generalized pustular rash on her torso that developed 2 days ago. The rash is pruritic and has sterile, nonfollicular, pinhead-sized pustules over an erythematous, edematous base. She reports the rash first appeared in the axillary folds and then spread to her arms and trunk. Last week, she was prescribed amoxicillin for a urinary tract infection and has been taking ibuprofen as needed for symptomatic relief.

Can you diagnose the condition in Case 2?

A. Bacterial folliculitis
B. Generalized pustular psoriasis
C. Acute generalized exanthematous pustulosis
D. Stevens-Johnson syndrome

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