Not All Drugs Are Created Equal: The Importance of Causative Agent in Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis.

@article{Cooney2016NotAD,
  title={Not All Drugs Are Created Equal: The Importance of Causative Agent in Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis.},
  author={Ryan Cooney and Anna Catherine Beck and Beverly Gonzalez and Richard L. Gamelli and Michael J. Mosier},
  journal={Journal of burn care & research : official publication of the American Burn Association},
  year={2016},
  volume={37 1},
  pages={e69-78}
}
Toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN), Steven-Johnson Syndrome (SJS), and SJS/TEN overlap make up a spectrum of severe mucocutaneous disease that is an adverse reaction to a large number of medications and various infectious agents. Little is known about the differences in acute course of illness depending on the inciting agent, which prompted the authors to… CONTINUE READING