Dermatology Oasis

Editor: Nameer Al-Sudany, MD (IRAQ)

Stevens Johnson syndrome

Stevens Johnson syndrome

Stevens Johnson syndrome2


          A 19-year-old female presented one day after intake of an unidentified medication a severe bullous rash appeared on the face, limbs and less on the trunk. Many mucosal orifices were also involved like the mouth, nose and conjunctivae resulted in dysphagia and photophobia. On examination, the patient was febrile and in a bad general condition.