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Staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome Synonyms Staphylococcal Lyell syndrome Dermatitis exfoliativa neonatorum Ritter disease Ritter von Rittershain-Lyell’s disease SSSS Staphylococcal toxic epidermal necrolysis Presentation stereotypical Age and sex Children, especially newborns, of both sexes Distribution of lesions Widespread usually Individual lesions Erythematous patches, flaccid bullae, and erosions similar to denudation caused by scalding Course Self-limited, resolving […]