What are considerations regarding genetic factors in the etiology of Stevens-Johnson syndrome (SJS)?

Updated: Jan 17, 2019
  • Author: C Stephen Foster, MD, FACS, FACR, FAAO, FARVO; Chief Editor: Andrew A Dahl, MD, FACS  more...
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Nevertheless, whether the presence of those genes constitutes a predisposition to Stevens-Johnson syndrome or whether those genes are in linkage disequilibrium with more relevant adjacent genes is unknown. [29]


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