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Stevens-Johnson syndrome after treatment with azithromycin: an uncommon culprit

Stevens-Johnson syndrome after treatment with azithromycin: an uncommon culprit

American Journal of Emergency Medicine 34(3): 676.E1-3

Azithromycin is a commonly prescribed antibiotic but is not considered a common etiologic agent for Stevens-Johnson syndrome (SJS). SJS is a dermatologic emergency that occurs within a spectrum of severity and can result in severe morbidity and mortality.

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PMID: 26194400

DOI: 10.1016/j.ajem.2015.06.039

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