Ischemic hepatitis associated with toxic epidermal necrolysis in a cirrhotic patient treated with cefuroxime.

O. Yossepowitch, G. Amir, R. Safadi, I. Lossos

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Abstract

Ischemic hepatitis is rare in patients with liver cirrhosis and is usually precipitated by hypotension due to gastrointestinal bleeding. We describe a cirrhotic patient who developed ischemic hepatitis as a consequence of toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN) caused by cefuroxime.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)182-184
Number of pages3
JournalEuropean journal of medical research
Volume2
Issue number4
StatePublished - Apr 21 1997
Externally publishedYes

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