Abstract Title:

Simvastatin-induced lichenoid drug eruption.

Abstract Source:

Clin Exp Dermatol. 1994 Jan ;19(1):88-9. PMID: 8313650

Abstract Author(s):

D Roger, F Rolle, F Labrousse, A Brosset, J M Bonnetblanc

Article Affiliation:

Department of Dermatology, Hôpital Dupuytren, Limoges, France.


Cutaneous drug eruptions have a variety of clinical features. Lichenoid drug eruptions are rare and may be difficult to diagnose. A case of a simvastatin-induced lichenoid eruption with skin and mucosal involvement is reported.

Study Type : Human: Case Report

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