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Dermatology - Hypersensitivity

Stevens-Johnson Syndrome
< 10% of Body Surface Area (BSA) Involved
10-30% BSA Overlaps with Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis (TEN)
Affects Skin and Mucous Membranes
Bullae Formation
Sloughing of Skin
High Mortality Rate
Supportive Care
IVIG (Intravenous Immunoglobulin)
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Staphylococcus aureus Disease
Skin Infections
Exfoliative Toxin
Scalded Skin Syndrome
Toxic Shock Syndrome (TSST 1)
Binds to MHC II and T Cell Receptor
Food Poisoning
Acute Bacterial Endocarditis
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