What is toxic epidermal necrolysis?
Also known as: TEN, acute toxic epidermolysis.
Toxic epidermal necrolysis is a dangerous life-threatening skin disorder characterized by the skin blistering and sloughing off in large pieces, leading to large raw exposed areas that are prone to infection.
Reviewed by: Jack Wolfsdorf, MD, FAAP
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