Author | Waldo Nelson Henriquez Barraza, MD

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Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis Secondary to Anticonvulsant Medication

August 01, 2007

A 15-year-old girl was brought to the emergency department because of bilateral shoulder and hip pain associated with myalgia and fatigue. The symptoms had been present for 2 months and had increased in intensity over the past few days. The patient had systemic lupus erythematosus, asthma, and seizure disorder.