Severe Cutaneous Adverse Drug Reactions in Pediatric Patients: A Multicenter Study


Misirlioglu E. D. , Guvenir H., Bahceci S., Abul M. H. , Can D., Guc B. E. U. , ...More

JOURNAL OF ALLERGY AND CLINICAL IMMUNOLOGY-IN PRACTICE, vol.5, no.3, pp.757-763, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 5 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jaip.2017.02.013
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF ALLERGY AND CLINICAL IMMUNOLOGY-IN PRACTICE
  • Page Numbers: pp.757-763

Abstract

BACKGROUND: The severe cutaneous adverse drug reactions (SCARs) are rare but could be life-threatening. These include drug reaction with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms (DRESS), Stevens-Johnson syndrome, toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN), and acute generalized exanthematous pustulosis.