|Surviving Stevens-Johnson syndrome after burning from inside out|
Wayne finally got a diagnosis: Stevens-Johnson syndrome and toxic epidermal necrolysis, a serious disorder of the skin and mucous membranes that is usually a reaction to a medication or infection. As the body fights to live, blisters form on mucous ...
KPLC-TV - Tue, 15 Sep 2015 17:56
|When a Genetic ID Card Is the Difference Between Life and Death|
In its milder forms, this condition is called Stevens-Johnson syndrome (SJS). If more than a third of a person's skin peels off, it becomes known as toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN). Either way, “it's the worst thing I've seen in 30 years in clinical ...
The Atlantic - Sun, 04 Oct 2015 17:53
|Simple gene test can fully prevent devastating skin-peeling condition|
In its milder forms, this condition is called Stevens-Johnson syndrome (SJS). “It's the worst thing I've seen in 30 years in clinical medicine,” says Teri Manolio at the National Human Genome Research Institute. SJS/TEN is a disease of devastating irony.
Genetic Literacy Project - Tue, 06 Oct 2015 09:11
|New Analysis Suggests Aubagio® (teriflunomide) Slows Brain Atrophy in People ...|
Interstitial lung disease and rare cases of Stevens-Johnson syndrome and toxic epidermal necrolysis have been reported with leflunomide; a similar risk would be expected for teriflunomide. If a severe skin reaction develops with AUBAGIO, stop treatment ...
MarketWatch - Wed, 07 Oct 2015 00:01
|Seattle Genetics Announces Initiation of Phase 1/2 Clinical Trial of ADCETRIS ...|
Serious dermatologic reactions: Stevens-Johnson syndrome (SJS) and toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN), including fatal outcomes, have been reported with ADCETRIS. If SJS or TEN occurs, discontinue ADCETRIS and administer appropriate medical therapy.
MarketWatch - Wed, 07 Oct 2015 05:05
|UK Man Devastated by SJS and Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis|
The next day he was in the hospital, beginning a journey that has seen the 31-year-old fighting for his life with the most serious form of Stevens Johnson Syndrome, TEN (Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis). A new medication Blount had been taking was deemed to ...
LawyersandSettlements.com - Sat, 03 Oct 2015 09:07
|Stevens Johnson Syndrome Award Could Be $130 Million with Interest|
Stevens Johnson Syndrome Award Could Be 0 Million with Interest In April the highest court in Massachusetts ruled that a $50 million judgment for pain and suffering awarded to Reckis will stand following an appeal by McNeil-PPC and Johnson & Johnson.
LawyersandSettlements.com - Wed, 08 Jul 2015 08:34
|Pa. Jury Clears J&J Over Children's Motrin Claims|
The eight-member jury rejected claims, after about 90 minutes of deliberation, that the ibuprofen-based drug could be definitively linked to conditions known as Stevens-Johnson Syndrome and toxic epidermal necrolysis that 3-year-old Riley Brown ...
Law360 (subscription) - Tue, 29 Sep 2015 14:29