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ACUTE TOXIC EPIDERMOLYSIS & TREATMENT

Read about acute toxic epidermolysis medical facts: what is the definition of acute toxic epidermolysis, what are the signs and symptoms, medical treatment & how to treat acute toxic epidermolysis, information about the causes, diagnosis, and related acute toxic epidermolysis diseases.

Definition: What is "Acute Toxic Epidermolysis"?

ACUTE TOXIC EPIDERMOLYSIS

Acute toxic epidermolysis is a rare immunological defect that affects the skin. In this condition blisters develop on the skin & causes excessive peeling; the dermis then becomes more exposed to heat & substances & may resort to scalding.

Symptoms & Signs

The disease is mainly characterized by blisters that make the skin red & sore. Apart from damaging the dermis, mucous membranes of the eyes, mouth & throat also become swollen.

Treatment: How to Treat "Acute Toxic Epidermolysis"?

Multi-drug treatments can be used to treat the disease.

Causes

This illness is an immunological disorder. Among the diseases it is closely linked with is the erythema multiforme & the Stevens-Johnson syndrome.

Diagnosis

The disease is caused by the symptoms displayed by the patient.

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