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Drug-Induced Hypersensitivity Syndrome (DRESS) by Phenobarbital - Case Report and Literature Review

Ali Nikkhah 1 , *
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1 Non-Communicable Pediatric Diseases Research Center, Amircola Children’s Hospital, Babol University of Medical Sciences, Babol, IR Iran
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  • Journal of Pediatrics Review: July 2016, 4 (2); e5677
  • Published Online: May 14, 2016
  • Article Type: Case Report and Review of Literature
  • Received: February 11, 2016
  • Revised: March 17, 2016
  • Accepted: April 17, 2016
  • DOI: 10.17795/jpr-5677

To Cite: Nikkhah A. Drug-Induced Hypersensitivity Syndrome (DRESS) by Phenobarbital - Case Report and Literature Review, J Pediatr Rev. 2016 ;4(2):e5677. doi: 10.17795/jpr-5677.

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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion and Review of the Literature
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