Evaluation of the patients diagnosed with Stevens Johnson syndrome and toxic epidermal necrolysis: a single center experience


ÇEKİÇ Ş., CANITEZ Y., SAPAN N.

TURK PEDIATRI ARSIVI-TURKISH ARCHIVES OF PEDIATRICS, vol.51, no.3, pp.152-158, 2016 (ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 51 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/turkpediatriars.2016.3836
  • Journal Name: TURK PEDIATRI ARSIVI-TURKISH ARCHIVES OF PEDIATRICS
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.152-158
  • Keywords: Child, Stevens Johnson syndrome, toxic epidermal necrolysis, ANTICONVULSANT HYPERSENSITIVITY SYNDROME, INTRAVENOUS IMMUNOGLOBULIN, CYCLOSPORINE, CHILDREN, SJS/TEN
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Aim: Stevens Johnson syndrome and toxic epidermal necrolysis are severe acute mucocutaneous diseases. In this study, we evaluated the clinical aspects of Steven Johnson syndrome, toxic epidermal necrolysis and Stevens-Johnson syndrome/toxic epidermal necrolysis overlap patients who admitted to our clinics in the last five years.