Urgencias dermatológicas

Translated title of the contribution: Dermatologic emergencies

Laura Elena Barbosa-Moreno, Julio Salas-Alanís, J. Ocampo-Garza, Jorge Ocampo-Candiani

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A dermatologic emergency is defined as a situation in which the patient has a skin problem that needs immediate attention. In dermatology there are few emergencies, among them are the urticaria, angioedema, toxic epidermal necrolysis, Stevens-Johnson syndrome, staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome, autoimmune blistering diseases, such as pemphigus, pemphigoid and exfoliative erythroderma. This paper describes the most common dermatological emergencies as well as their management and treatment.
Translated title of the contributionDermatologic emergencies
Original languageSpanish
Pages (from-to)26-38
Number of pages13
JournalDermatologia Revista Mexicana
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2015

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Dermatology


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