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Skin Differentiating Staphylococcal Scalded Skin Syndrome from Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis and Steven Johnson Syndrome

Staphylococcal Scalded Skin Syndrome (SSSS) is commonly confused with Steven Johnson Syndrome (SJS) and Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis (TEN) in USMLE Step 2 CK questions.

Here's a comparison table that delineate the major differentiating points that help in clearing the overlap in USMLE questions

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