Toxic epidermal necrolysis complicating a burn: a case report.

Abstract

The case of a burned patient, whose fluid management was complicated by the development of toxic epidermal necrolysis, a condition which itself may mimic a burn, is presented. The possible causes, together with the diagnostic and therapeutic problems posed by this combination of ailments, are discussed. 

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@article{HandfieldJones1987ToxicEN, title={Toxic epidermal necrolysis complicating a burn: a case report.}, author={Susan Handfield-Jones and Pamela M. Davison and Geoffrey R. Wilson and Lorraine Millard}, journal={Burns, including thermal injury}, year={1987}, volume={13 4}, pages={318-21} }