Type 1 diabetes mellitus in a child with phenobarbital hypersensitivity syndrome.

OBJECTIVE To report a case of type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) in a child with phenobarbital hypersensitivity syndrome with an emphasis on the clinical presentation, diagnostic modalities and treatment options. CASE SUMMARY A 5-yr-old girl developed fever, rash and hepatic inflammation after receiving phenobarbital. Infection and connective tissue diseases… (More)