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Related to epidermal necrolysis: erythema multiforme, Steven Johnson syndrome
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Synonyms for epidermal

of or relating to a cuticle or cuticula

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Key Words: Stevens-Johnson syndrome, toxic epidermal necrolysis, aetiopathogenesis, clinical findings, diagnosis, treatment
Overall, the risk of Stevens-Johnson syndrome or toxic epidermal necrolysis associated with carbamazepine use is thought to be 1 patient to 6 patients per 10,000 users in countries with a primarily white population.
Detachment above 30% of the body surface area plus widespread purpuric macules or flat atypical targets and toxic epidermal necrolysis with spots and with detachment above 10% of the body surface area with large epidermal sheets and without any purpuric macule or target
At age 16, Christopher Trejo, after taking Motrin as directed on the label for less than one week, developed a drug-induced reaction called Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis (TEN).
Calvin's illness then developed into the more serious Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis - which kills nearly half of the people who get it.
Bastuji-Garin S, Rzany B, Stern RS et al: Clinical classification of cases of toxic epidermal necrolysis, Stevens-Johnson syndrome, and erythema multiforme.
One case control study from Taiwan reported that 59 of 60 patients who developed Stevens-Johnson syndrome or toxic epidermal necrolysis associated with carbamazepine had the allele.
The MedWatch notice and a "Dear Healthcare Professional" letter issued by Cephalon late last year, describe worldwide postmarketing reports of life-threatening rash, including toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN), and drug rash with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms (DRESS) in adults and children.
Phenytoin hypersensitivity reaction presenting with toxic epidermal necrolysis and severe hepatitis: Report of a patient treated with corticosteroid "pulse therapy.
The labeling changes for Bextra include a warning regarding the risk of serious skin reactions, including Stevens-Johnson syndrome, exfoliative dermatitis, toxic epidermal necrolysis, and erythema multi-forme.
Tests designed to determine presence of HLA-B*1502 allele can prevent patients from contracting Stevens-Johnson Syndrome (SJS) and Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis (TENS)
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The MedWatch notice and a "Dear Healthcare Professional" letter issued by Cephalon describe worldwide postmarketing reports of life-threatening rash, including toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN), and drug rash with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms in adults and children.
Varshney pointed out that although such cases are rare, these rashes can progress to Stevens-Johnson syndrome or to toxic epidermal necrolysis.
This is the first case report of toxic epidermal necrolysis due to treatment with celecoxib of which we are aware.