Use of etanercept to treat toxic epidermal necrolysis in a human immunodeficiency virus-positive patient

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Yung-Yi Lee ; Jui-Hung Ko ; Chia-Hung Wei ; Wen-Hung Chung (2013)
  • Publisher: Elsevier
  • Journal: Zhōnghuá Pífūkē Yīxué Zázhì, volume 31, issue 2, pages 78-81 (issn: 1027-8117)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.dsi.2012.06.005
  • Subject: Dermatology | etanercept | human immunodeficiency virus | Stevens–Johnson syndrome | RL1-803 | toxic epidermal necrolysis
    mesheuropmc: integumentary system | stomatognathic diseases

Toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN) is an uncommon and severe cutaneous adverse drug reaction that causes disseminated necrosis of epidermal cells and mucocutaneous detachment. Here, we report the case of a 32-year-old man with human immunodeficiency virus infection who pr... View more
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