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Internal and Emergency Medicine

, Volume 14, Issue 2, pp 323–324 | Cite as

Stevens–Johnson syndrome

  • Satvinder Singh Bakshi
CE - MEDICAL ILLUSTRATION
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Notes

Funding

No funding was obtained and there are no financial disclosures.

Compliance with ethical standards

Conflict of interest

The author declares that he has no conflict of interest.

Statement of human and animal rights

This case image complies with the ethical standards outlined in the journal. It involved the medical management of a patient as per society guidelines and was in accordance with the ethical standards of the institution.This case was not formal research involving Human participants and/or Animals.

Informed consent

Informed consent was obtained from the patient.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Satvinder Singh Bakshi
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of ENT and Head and Neck SurgeryMahatma Gandhi Medical College and Research Institute, Sri Balaji VidyapeethPondicherryIndia
  2. 2.PondicherryIndia

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