Erythema Multiforme Skin Disease



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Erythema multiforme: a review and contrast from Stevens-Johnson syndrome/toxic epidermal necrolysis.

MedLine Citation:
PMID:  15567361     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Erythema multiforme and Stevens-Johnson syndrome/toxic epidermal necrolysis are separate diseases. Recent evidence suggests that they have different etiologies and require different treatments. This article provides an overview of the two conditions with emphasis on the differences between them. An outline of the diagnosis and management of the diseases is included.
P Michele Williams; Robert J Conklin
Publication Detail:
Type:  Comparative Study; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Dental clinics of North America     Volume:  49     ISSN:  0011-8532     ISO Abbreviation:  Dent. Clin. North Am.     Publication Date:  2005 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2004-11-29     Completed Date:  2005-02-24     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0217440     Medline TA:  Dent Clin North Am     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  67-76, viii     Citation Subset:  IM    
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