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Toxic epidermal necrolysis syndrome: Management and case report

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dc.contributor.author Najem J.C.
dc.contributor.author Raphael N.
dc.contributor.author Ghanime G.
dc.contributor.author Karam R.
dc.contributor.author Tohme H.
dc.contributor.author Moukarzel Z.
dc.contributor.author Achy J.
dc.contributor.editor
dc.date 2004
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dc.date.issued 2004
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dc.identifier.issn 05440440
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10938/15188
dc.description.abstract Toxic epidermal necrolysis syndrome [known also as Lyell's syndrome] 1 is a severe drug reaction, characterized by, fever, systemic toxicity, extensive skin rash with blisters and exfoliation similar to that of major burns. It carries an average mortality rate of 25percent 2,3,4,5,6,7,8. The data concerning most frequent triggering agents and the differential diagnosis is presented; An overview of the management protocol for these patient in the Burn Center of the Lebanese Hospital is exposed with a case presentation of a young woman who sustained a 95percent body surface area [BSA] cutaneous loss after the ingestion of only 2 tablets of amoxycilline documented by the complication and evolution.
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dc.format.extent Pages: (1079-1091)
dc.language English
dc.relation.ispartof Publication Name: Middle East Journal of Anesthesiology; Publication Year: 2004; Volume: 17; no. 6; Pages: (1079-1091);
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dc.title Toxic epidermal necrolysis syndrome: Management and case report
dc.type Review
dc.contributor.affiliation Najem, J.C., Department of Anesthesiology, Burn Center, Lebanese Hospital, Beirut, Lebanon
dc.contributor.affiliation Raphael, N., Department of Anesthesiology, Burn Center, Lebanese Hospital, Beirut, Lebanon
dc.contributor.affiliation Ghanime, G., Burn Center, Lebanese Hospital, Beirut, Lebanon
dc.contributor.affiliation Karam, R., Department of Anesthesiology, Burn Center, Lebanese Hospital, Beirut, Lebanon
dc.contributor.affiliation Tohme, H., Department of Anesthesiology, Burn Center, Lebanese Hospital, Beirut, Lebanon
dc.contributor.affiliation Moukarzel, Z., Department of Anesthesiology, Burn Center, Lebanese Hospital, Beirut, Lebanon
dc.contributor.affiliation Achy, J., Department of Anesthesiology, Burn Center, Lebanese Hospital, Beirut, Lebanon
dc.contributor.authorAddress Najem, J.C.; Department of Anesthesiology, Burn Center, Lebanese Hospital, Beirut, Lebanon
dc.contributor.authorCorporate University: American University of Beirut Medical Center; Faculty: Faculty of Medicine; Department: Anesthesiology;
dc.contributor.authorDepartment Anesthesiology
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dc.contributor.authorFaculty Faculty of Medicine
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dc.contributor.authorUniversity American University of Beirut Medical Center
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dc.relation.ispartofPubTitle Middle East Journal of Anesthesiology
dc.relation.ispartofPubTitleAbbr Middle East J. Anesthiol.
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dc.relation.ispartOfVolume 17
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dc.subject.otherChemCAS amoxicillin, 26787-78-0, 34642-77-8, 61336-70-7
dc.subject.otherChemCAS Amoxicillin, 26787-78-0
dc.subject.otherChemCAS Anti-Bacterial Agents
dc.subject.otherIndex amoxicillin
dc.subject.otherIndex histamine H2 receptor antagonist
dc.subject.otherIndex low molecular weight heparin
dc.subject.otherIndex adult
dc.subject.otherIndex antibiotic therapy
dc.subject.otherIndex case report
dc.subject.otherIndex clinical protocol
dc.subject.otherIndex deep vein thrombosis
dc.subject.otherIndex differential diagnosis
dc.subject.otherIndex drug eruption
dc.subject.otherIndex dyspnea
dc.subject.otherIndex female
dc.subject.otherIndex human
dc.subject.otherIndex human tissue
dc.subject.otherIndex infection complication
dc.subject.otherIndex laboratory test
dc.subject.otherIndex mortality
dc.subject.otherIndex parenteral nutrition
dc.subject.otherIndex patient monitoring
dc.subject.otherIndex resuscitation
dc.subject.otherIndex review
dc.subject.otherIndex skin biopsy
dc.subject.otherIndex skin manifestation
dc.subject.otherIndex Stevens Johnson syndrome
dc.subject.otherIndex tachycardia
dc.subject.otherIndex toxic epidermal necrolysis
dc.subject.otherIndex ulcer
dc.subject.otherIndex wound care
dc.subject.otherIndex Adult
dc.subject.otherIndex Amoxicillin
dc.subject.otherIndex Anti-Bacterial Agents
dc.subject.otherIndex Diagnosis, Differential
dc.subject.otherIndex Epidermal Necrolysis, Toxic
dc.subject.otherIndex Female
dc.subject.otherIndex Humans
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