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Rash from EGFR inhibitors: Opportunities and challenges for palliation

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The epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) inhibitors represent a relatively new class of cancer agents that also provide new challenging side effects for cancer patients. This article reviews the clinical aspects of EGFR inhibitor-induced rash, which occurs most commonly with use of these agents, and discusses some of the challenges faced in attempting palliation treatment.

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Solomon, B.M., Jatoi, A. Rash from EGFR inhibitors: Opportunities and challenges for palliation. Curr Oncol Rep 10, 304–308 (2008).

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