Stevens-Johnson syndrome after treatment with azithromycin: an uncommon culprit.
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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Nappe, T. M., Goren-Garcia, S. L., & Jacoby, J. L. (2016). Stevens-Johnson syndrome after treatment with azithromycin: an uncommon culprit. The American journal of emergency medicine, 34(3), 676.e1–676.e6763. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajem.2015.06.039
Medicine and Health Sciences
Department of Emergency Medicine