Hong Kong Med J 2014;20(Suppl 7):S16-8
Association between HLA–B*15:02 allele and antiepileptic drug–induced severe cutaneous reactions in Hong Kong Chinese: a population-based study
PKL Kwan, MHL Ng, SV Lo
Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince of Wales Hospital
HLA-B*15:02 was strongly associated with carbamazepine-induced Stevens-Johnson syndrome/ toxic epidermal necrolysis.