Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis: A Dermatologic Emergency and the Role of the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon.

Abstract

Toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN) is a rare and severe mucocutaneous disorder characterized by mucosal and epidermal necrosis and sloughing. This potentially life-threatening condition, together with the less severe Stevens-Johnson syndrome, is commonly caused by an immunologic reaction to medications and can lead to many long-term complications. The… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.joms.2018.02.016

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