Linear localized coumarin necrosis

R. A. Schwartz, C. H. Moore, W. C. Lambert

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We report a 55-year-old man with coumarin necrosis. This drug eruption is sometimes a devastating gangrenous process in sites with abundant underlying adipose tissue. In our patient, however, it assumed an evanescent limited linear distribution on the skin.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)31-34
Number of pages4
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 1 1984


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Dermatology

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Schwartz, R. A., Moore, C. H., & Lambert, W. C. (1984). Linear localized coumarin necrosis. Dermatologica, 168(1), 31-34.