Toxic epidermal necrolysis

What is Toxic epidermal necrolysis?

It is an extreme type of dermatological reaction mostly due to any offending agents like drugs. It is more severe than that of Steiven Johnsons syndrome. The outer epidermal lining of skinwoult be lost and the the patient would be prone for severe septicemia and infections.

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My grandma has a very serious skin condition that cannot be diagnosed by docs in PR. Can you help?

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My grandmother has got blisters full of water and skin is peeling from arms and legs with too much pain
She is 87 years old
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Either toxic epidermal necrolysis or immunobullous disease

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How common are the side effects of bactrim and its off brands

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With any FDA approved antibiotic or other medication, in the final phase of trials,...

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