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Recurrent necrosis of the skin and the mouth.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  1191522     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A patient suffering from an unusual syndrome, in which the following triad was present, is described: (1) Recurrent necrosis of the skin and mouth; and necrosis following intradermal injection of saline. (2) Disappearance of the necrotic episodes following the administration of prednisone. (3) Mental retardation. This syndrome does not appear to have been previously reported.
Authors:
N I Elsahy
Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The British journal of dermatology     Volume:  93     ISSN:  0007-0963     ISO Abbreviation:  Br. J. Dermatol.     Publication Date:  1975 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1976-02-13     Completed Date:  1976-02-13     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0004041     Medline TA:  Br J Dermatol     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  101-5     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Female
Humans
Mental Retardation
Middle Aged
Mouth Diseases / complications*,  drug therapy
Necrosis
Prednisone / therapeutic use
Skin Ulcer / complications*,  drug therapy
Stomatitis / complications
Syndrome
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
53-03-2/Prednisone

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