1 week prior to admission, patient had onset ofintermittent fever of undocumented grade with noother signs and symptoms. Patient self-medicatedwith Cefalexin 500 mg tablet, 1 tab BID for 5 dayswhich offered no relief.
A day prior to admission, patient noted macular rashon both upper and lower extremities extending tosome parts of the trunk which according to the patientis itchy. Myalgia and arthralgia also noted. Nobleeding of gums or epistaxis noted.
History of Present Illness