Atenolol-induced pseudolymphoma

Clin Exp Dermatol. 1990 Mar;15(2):119-20. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2230.1990.tb02046.x.


The pseudolymphoma syndrome is a reversible reactive condition consisting of fever, lymphadenopathy and generalized rash. Initial cases were associated with anticonvulsants, although other drugs have now been implicated. We report on a case associated with atenolol.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Aged
  • Atenolol / adverse effects*
  • Humans
  • Hypertension / drug therapy
  • Lymphoma / chemically induced*
  • Lymphoma / pathology
  • Male
  • Skin / pathology
  • Syndrome


  • Atenolol