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Hello doctor, my nephew(7-year-old) is suffering from Steven Johnson's Syndrome for last 15 days.I want your sincere advice for his quick recovery.He has symptoms like fever,sore throat,blisters on mouth,ref eyes,drowsiness and infection(internally) with some cough with spasm - Asked by s x on 04-Aug-2016 23:25:36

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    Answered by Dr. Ramya Smitha on 09-Aug-2016 11:55:20


    this is serious issue. As soon as possible see a Paediatrician.

    cause may be due to infection, genetic and excessive use of antibiotics especially sulfa containing antiboitics.

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