A few days after these flu-like symptoms, people with SJS develop a flat red rash on the face, trunk and neck that spreads to the rest of the body and begins to blister. SJS rash affects up to 10 percent of the body’s surface. The painful rash spreads to the mouth, throat, eyes, genitals and anus. It makes it difficult to urinate and swallow. Jan 14, · It usually starts with a painful rash on the face or body; however, early symptoms can include flu-like symptoms, headaches and sensitivity to light. Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever - A Author: Eileen Bailey.
Nov 09, · A rare cause of a skin rash that can occur on your forehead and other parts of your body is Stevens-Johnson syndrome. This will appear as a red or purple rash Author: Natalie Silver.