Etoricoxib-Induced Erythema-Multiforme-Like Eruption

@article{Thirion2008EtoricoxibInducedEE,
  title={Etoricoxib-Induced Erythema-Multiforme-Like Eruption},
  author={Laurence Thirion and Arjen F. Nikkels and G{\'e}rald E. Pi{\'e}rard},
  journal={Dermatology},
  year={2008},
  volume={216},
  pages={227 - 228}
}
Etoricoxib is a new, highly selective cyclooxygenase (COX) 2 inhibitor, reported to have an increased cutaneous and systemic safety profile compared to the previous COX-2 inhibitors, including celecoxib, rofecoxib and valdecoxib. To the best of our knowledge, the present case of etoricoxib-induced erythema-multiforme-like eruption is the first reported in the literature. 
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