Medicina (Kaunas) 2022 Feb 11;58(2). Epub 2022 Feb 11.
Department of Gastroenterology, Dokkyo Medical University, 880 Kitakobayashi, Mibu 321-0293, Japan.
A 41-year-old man was treated with prednisolone (PSL) and multimatrix (MMX) mesalamine for remission induction therapy of ulcerative colitis. PSL was tapered due to successful remission induction treatment. During the treatment course, ocular foreign body sensation, eyelid swelling, ocular conjunctiva hyperemia, facial redness and swelling, watery nasal discharge, stomatitis, anal pain, and reddish puffiness on the bilateral dorsum of the hands appeared, and he was diagnosed with Stevens-Johnson syndrome (SJS). Read More