ACUTE TOXIC EPIDERMOLYSIS & TREATMENT
Definition: What is "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.
This illness is an immunological disorder. Among the diseases it is closely linked with is the erythema multiforme & the Stevens-Johnson syndrome.
The disease is caused by the symptoms displayed by the patient.