• Children with rare skin conditions often get inconsistent and costly treatments

    7 monthes ago - By Topix

    Researchers from the University of Illinois at Chicago are the first to conduct a large-scale analysis of treatments and outcomes for children with Stevens-Johnson syndrome and toxic epidermal necrolysis , rare skin conditions caused by medications and infections. Children who experience SJS, or its more severe form TEN, develop flu-like symptoms and a painful rash that spreads and blisters.
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