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Carbamazepine induced Stevens-Johnson Syndrome (SJS) due to missed history of mast cell activation triggered by methotrexate.
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  • Tamer Zaalouk,
  • zouheir Bitar,
  • Osama Maadarani,
  • Mohamed Elhabibi
Tamer Zaalouk
Ahmadi Hospital
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zouheir Bitar
Ahmadi Hospital
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Osama Maadarani
Ahmadi Hospital
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Mohamed Elhabibi
Ahmadi Hospital
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Abstract

Stevens-Johnson Syndrome (SJS) happen as a result of infection, side effects to medications or of unknown etiology. Carbamazepine is a common cause (SJS). Good history taking is crucial if clinically indicated treatment with carbamazepine. carbamazepine should be avoided with previous history of severe drug reaction like mast cell activation syndrome.

Peer review status:ACCEPTED

30 Jul 2020Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
06 Aug 2020Submission Checks Completed
06 Aug 2020Assigned to Editor
16 Aug 2020Reviewer(s) Assigned
16 Oct 2020Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
16 Oct 2020Editorial Decision: Revise Minor
18 Oct 20201st Revision Received
21 Oct 2020Submission Checks Completed
21 Oct 2020Assigned to Editor
21 Oct 2020Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
23 Oct 2020Editorial Decision: Accept