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Old 12-10-2010
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Drug dapsone, uncommon but important drug in USMLE

in what diseases you use Dapsone as a therapy?

1. leprosy
2. dermatitis herpetiformis
3. PCP or PJC (pneumocystis jirovecy pneumonia)
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All 3 are correct.
It's also used in Brown Recluse Spider Bites.
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