How are skin lesions treated in 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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Skin lesions are treated as burns. Areas of denuded skin must be covered with compresses of saline or Burow solution.

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