Ceftriaxone-induced toxic epidermal necrolysis mimicking burn injury: a case report

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INTRODUCTION Toxic epidermal necrolysis is a rare exfoliative disorder with a high mortality rate. CASE PRESENTATION We present a 70-year-old woman of Iranian descent who presented with toxic epidermal necrolysis that was initially diagnosed as a scald burn. Further anamnesis prompted by spread of the lesions during hospitalization revealed that the… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1752-1947-3-9323

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