12,606 results match your criteria Acneiform Eruptions

Dermatoses Occurring after Parlor Procedures.

J Cutan Aesthet Surg 2020 Oct-Dec;13(4):357-360

Department of DVL, GSL Medical College, Rajahmahendravaram, Andhra Pradesh, India.

Background: Cosmetic procedures are on the rise and practiced by all age groups, especially by teenagers. These procedures enhance the individual appearance and confidence levels, but they are not without side effects.

Aims And Objectives: The aim of this study was to evaluate the side effects occurring after various parlor procedures such as facials, threading, waxing, and laser hair reduction. Read More

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[Acne vulgaris].

MMW Fortschr Med 2021 04;163(8):58-65

CentroDerm GmbH, 42287, Wuppertal, Germany.

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[Scientometric analysis of evidence-based studies of physical methods of post-acne scar correction].

I G Kurganskaya

Vopr Kurortol Fizioter Lech Fiz Kult 2021 ;98(2):45-54

Skin and venereal clinic N4, St.-Petersburg, Russia.

The scope of physical methods for correcting the pathological skin scars is rapidly growing but the results of their use are often unsatisfactory. An inadequate approach to therapy without taking into account the assessment of their effectiveness leads to relapses, increased growth of scar tissue or the absence of a clinically significant effect which requires strict scientific evidence in the course of benign scientific studies.

Objective: Scientometric analysis of evidence-based studies on the use of therapeutic physical factors in the correction of post-acne scars. Read More

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Demodex Folliculitis and Recent Dupilumab Administration.

Pediatrics 2021 May;147(5)

Cooper Medical School of Rowan University, Camden, New Jersey.

Two adolescent boys presented with acute acneiform eruptions in the setting of recent dupilumab administration. Subsequent investigation via direct scraping of pustules revealed live Demodex mite colonization of the face. These adolescent patients represent a population not commonly associated with Demodex folliculitis, and we theorize their baseline commensal Demodex mite population may have increased as a consequence of dupilumab-induced, focused immunomodulation. Read More

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Clinical profile of cutaneous adverse events of immune checkpoint inhibitors in a single tertiary center.

J Dermatol 2021 Apr 20. Epub 2021 Apr 20.

Department of Dermatology, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea.

Programmed death 1 (PD-1)/programmed death ligand 1 (PD-L1) inhibitors have demonstrated their efficacy in the treatment of various malignancies. Despite their benefits, their immunomodulatory activities can cause unpredictable cutaneous adverse events (CAE). This study aimed to identify characteristics of CAE in patients treated with PD-1/PD-L1 inhibitors through the medical records, photographs, and pathology reports. Read More

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Asynchronous Teledermatology Assessment of Young Adult Acne Likely Concordant With In-Person Evaluation.

J Drugs Dermatol 2021 Apr;20(4):432-435

Telemedicine, defined as practicing medicine at a distance, has grown in popularity over the past ten years, as advances in consumer technology have permitted its expansion. Dermatology is a field that especially lends itself to this method of care, as many common dermatological diagnoses can be made upon visual inspection. With social distancing becoming the new standard in this age of COVID-19, telemedicine emerges as a key tool in continuing patient care without interruption. Read More

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Wiad Lek 2021 ;74(1):112-117


Objective: The aim of the study is to reveal in the experiment the morphological features of the infected skin wounds healing, which are a manifestation of acne vulgaris severe and very severe forms, using a gel with carbon dioxide extract of hops.

Patients And Methods: Materials and methods: An experimental study was carried out on 80 male WAG rats of three months of age. The animals were divided into 9 groups. Read More

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Development and Evaluation of Topical Delivery of Microemulsions Containing Adapalene (MEs-Ap) for Acne.

AAPS PharmSciTech 2021 Apr 6;22(3):125. Epub 2021 Apr 6.

Department of Food and Environment Engineering, Heilongjiang East University, 1 Hanan Road, Harbin, 150086, People's Republic of China.

The main objective of the study was to prepare the microemulsions containing adapalene (MEs-Ap) to enhance epidermal penetration, dermal retention, and local bioavailability compared with the commercial preparation. The optimal formulations were selected by solubility experiments, pseudo-ternary phase diagram, and percutaneous permeation experiments and the physiochemical properties were also investigated. Then, the study of permeability, retention, safety, pharmacodynamics, and pharmacokinetics in the skin for MEs-Ap compared with the commercial preparation were researched. Read More

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PPE-associated dermatoses: effect on work and wellbeing.

Future Healthc J 2021 Mar;8(1):e67-e69

University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK.

The COVID-19 pandemic has led to more stringent infection control practice within hospitals, with the added requirement of personal protective equipment (PPE). Consequentially, the incidence of PPE-related dermatoses in healthcare workers is increasing. Analysis of staff members seen in a dermatology self-referral service during the first COVID-19 peak revealed a wide range of healthcare professionals being affected, with irritant hand dermatitis and acneiform eruptions being the commonest diagnoses. Read More

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Perioral dermatitis: diagnosis, proposed etiologies and management.

J Cosmet Dermatol 2021 Mar 9. Epub 2021 Mar 9.

Department of Dermatology, Aalborg University Hospital, Aalborg, Denmark.

Perioral dermatitis is a common cutaneous condition characterized by acneiform facial eruptions often with an eczematous appearance. A granulomatous subtype exists in addition to the classic variant. Whilst topical corticosteroids have been largely implicated in this condition, its etiology is not completely understood. Read More

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Efficacy and safety of topical benzoyl peroxide for prolonged acneiform eruptions induced by cetuximab and panitumumab: A multicenter, phase II trial.

J Dermatol 2021 Mar 8. Epub 2021 Mar 8.

Department of Dermatological Oncology, National Cancer Center Hospital, Tokyo, Japan.

The most common adverse event of epidermal growth factor receptor inhibitors, used to treat colorectal, non-small cell lung, and head and neck cancers, is acneiform eruption, with a profound effect on treatment continuation. Prolonged acneiform eruptions treated with topical corticosteroids, a standard management, may be associated with secondary bacterial infections, thus there is a need for new treatments. We conducted a multicenter, phase II trial to evaluate the efficacy and safety of topical benzoyl peroxide for epidermal growth factor receptor inhibitor-induced prolonged acneiform eruptions. Read More

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Therapeutic effects of a new invasive pulsed-type bipolar radiofrequency for facial erythema associated with acne vulgaris and rosacea.

J Cosmet Laser Ther 2020 Jul 2;22(4-5):205-209. Epub 2021 Mar 2.

Department of Dermatology, Hanyang University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea.

Facial erythema from rosacea and acne is one of the most common problems encountered in dermatologic clinics. Effective therapeutic interventions for persistent erythema, which can cause patients frustration and psychological distress, are needed. The aim of this study was to evaluate the efficacy and safety of an invasive short pulsed-type bipolar radiofrequency device (IPBRF) for the treatment of intractable facial erythema. Read More

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What Women Want: Women's Perspectives on Male Cosmetic Procedures.

Dermatol Surg 2021 02;47(2):250-255

All authors are affiliated with the Union Square Laser Dermatology, New York City, New York.

Background: The rate of growth for male cosmetic treatments has slowed in the past 5 years. There is limited data on why men may not seek cosmetic treatments.

Objective: To evaluate women's perspectives on male cosmetic treatments. Read More

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February 2021

Effectiveness of CO2 laser therapy in treating acne depressed scar: A protocol of systematic review.

Huan Zang Ya-Nan Xu

Medicine (Baltimore) 2021 Jan;100(3):e23732

Department of Dermatology, Yan'an People's Hospital, Yan'an, Shaanxi, China.

Background: This study is to assess the effectiveness of CO2 laser therapy (COLT) in treating patients with acne depressed scar (ADS).

Methods: Relevant randomized controlled trials will be checked by search the electronic databases of Cochrane Library, PUBEMD, EMBASE, Web of Science, Allied and Complementary Medicine Database, VIP Database, CBM database, and China National Knowledge Infrastructure. All potential randomized controlled trials of COLT for patients with ADS will be identified by 2 independent authors by searching all sources from inception to present. Read More

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January 2021

Incidence of Adverse Cutaneous Reactions to Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor Inhibitors in Patients with Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer.

Dermatology 2021 Jan 28:1-5. Epub 2021 Jan 28.

Section of Dermatology and Venereology, Department of Medicine, University of Verona, Verona, Italy.

Background: Epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) inhibitors are routinely used in advanced non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) harboring EGFR mutations. However, their use is associated with gastrointestinal and cutaneous toxicities, including acneiform eruptions, pruritus, xerosis, nail and hair changes. Aside from reducing patients' quality of life, such cutaneous reactions have a considerable impact on the oncologic treatment given that dose reduction or even drug discontinuation may be necessary, especially for the severe forms. Read More

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January 2021

Suppressive Effect of Two Cucurbitane-Type Triterpenoids from on -Induced Inflammatory Responses in Human THP-1 Monocytic Cell and Mouse Models.

Molecules 2021 Jan 22;26(3). Epub 2021 Jan 22.

Department of Human Development and Family Studies, National Taiwan Normal University, Taipei 106, Taiwan.

(formerly ) is one of the major bacterial species responsible for acne vulgaris. Numerous bioactive compounds from Linn. var. Read More

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January 2021


Wiad Lek 2020 ;73(11):2482-2488


Objective: The aim: To conduct a marketing audit of the pharmaceutical market of Ukraine for acne and demodicosis medications.

Patients And Methods: Materials and methods: The study used marketing methods of analysis, survey, observation methods and reference literature - State Register of Medicines of Ukraine of the State Expert Center of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine.

Results: Results: As a result of marketing audit of retail audit data of pharmacy sales revealed that the leading sales in packaging is MNL benzylbenzoate, the share of which reached in different years from 45% to 32%, which was 1380902 and 647576 packages per year, respectively, in second place - metronidazole , benzoyl peroxide, zinc ointment and sulfur ointment respectively. Read More

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January 2021

Drugs for acne.


Med Lett Drugs Ther 2020 11;62(1612):188-191

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November 2020

Efficacy of treatment for acneiform eruptions related to epidermal growth factor receptor tyrosine kinase inhibitors (EGFR-TKIs) for non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC): A protocol of systematic review and network meta-analysis.

Medicine (Baltimore) 2021 Jan;100(1):e23875

Department of Oncology Center, First Affiliated Hospital of Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine, Guangzhou, China.

Background: Acneiform eruptions from epidermal growth factor receptor tyrosine kinase inhibitors is a frequent adverse event in non-small cell lung cancer patients but the efficacy of its treatment including antibiotics, corticosteroid, sunscreen is still poorly understood.

Methods: Eight electronic databases (PubMed, EMBASE, ClinicalTrials.gov, etc) will be searched from inception to April 2020. Read More

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January 2021

17-year-old girl • abdominal pain • lower-leg itching • dark urine and yellow eyes • Dx?

J Fam Pract 2020 12;69(10):520-522

Department of Family Medicine, University of Connecticut; Asylum Hill Family Medicine Center, Hartford, USA.

► Abdominal pain ► Lower-leg itching ► Dark urine & yellow eyes. Read More

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December 2020

Cutaneous immune-related adverse events to checkpoint inhibitors.

Clin Dermatol 2020 Nov - Dec;38(6):660-678. Epub 2020 Jun 27.

Department of Dermatology, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell, New Hyde Park, New York, USA. Electronic address:

The development of immunotherapy has led to a paradigm shift in the treatment of both solid and hematologic malignancies. As immunomodulatory therapies are employed with increasing frequency, a greater number of immune-related adverse reactions are being reported, and the majority of these involve the skin. As a result, dermatologists are increasingly becoming involved in the management of these cutaneous adverse reactions-often providing critical recommendations regarding ongoing cancer treatment. Read More

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January 2021

Isotretinoin in acne treatment during the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19): A retrospective analysis of adherence to therapy and side effects.

Dermatol Ther 2021 01 22;34(1):e14677. Epub 2020 Dec 22.

Section of Dermatology, Department of Clinical Medicine and Surgery, University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy.

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January 2021

Duration of Oral Antibiotics Administration for Cetuximab-Induced Acneiform Eruption.

Dermatology 2021 10;237(3):457-463. Epub 2020 Dec 10.

Department of Dermatology, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Republic of Korea.

Background: Acneiform eruption is the most common cutaneous adverse event associated with cetuximab. As it can affect quality of life and adversely affect chemotherapy schedule, additional medical care is required.

Objectives: To investigate the adherence to and the duration of antibiotic administration to treat cetuximab-induced acneiform eruption. Read More

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December 2020

Chinese herbal medicine on treating obese women with polycystic ovary syndrome: A systematic review and meta-analysis protocol.

Medicine (Baltimore) 2020 Dec;99(49):e22982

Hospital of Chengdu University of Traditional Chinese Medicine.

Introduction: Known as an endocrine disorder, Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) has posed an influence on 6% to 20% reproductive females worldwide. The commonly used pharmaceutical agents currently are Oral Contraceptives (OCs) and insulin-sensitizing agents. However, OCs is not appropriate for females pursuing pregnancy. Read More

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December 2020

Targeted clindamycin delivery to pilosebaceous units by chitosan or hyaluronic acid nanoparticles for improved topical treatment of acne vulgaris.

Carbohydr Polym 2021 Feb 22;253:117295. Epub 2020 Oct 22.

Laboratory of Food, Drugs, and Cosmetics (LTMAC), School of Health Sciences, University of Brasília, 70910-900, Brasília, DF, Brazil. Electronic address:

We developed chitosan or hyaluronic acid nanoparticles to entrap clindamycin and evaluated for the first time the impact of these two polymeric nanosystems on the targeted drug delivery to the pilosebaceous units, considering the sebaceous characteristics of skin affected by acne. Chitosan and hyaluronic acid nanoparticles respectively presented diameters of 362 ± 19 nm and 417 ± 9 nm (PDI < 0.47), entrapped 42 % and 48 % of the clindamycin content (drug loading of 8. Read More

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February 2021

[Mechanism of Inhibitory Effects of Cherry Bark-containing Jumihaidokuto on Benzoyl Peroxide Induced Erythema in Hairless Mice].

Yakugaku Zasshi 2020 ;140(12):1471-1476

Kampo Research Laboratories, Kracie Pharma, Ltd.

Benzoyl peroxide (BPO) has been widely used to treat acne vulgaris. Skin flaking, erythema and skin irritation have been observed as side effects of BPO in the treatment of this disorder. In a clinical study, cherry bark-containing jumihaidokuto significantly reduced the erythema induced by BPO application. Read More

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December 2020

Immunosuppressant-induced cutaneous drug reactions in solid organ transplant recipients.

Transpl Immunol 2021 02 29;64:101355. Epub 2020 Nov 29.

Department of Dermatology, University of São Paulo Medical School, Av Dr Enéas de Carvalho Aguiar, 255, 05403-900 São Paulo, SP, Brazil. Electronic address:

Solid organ transplant recipients (SOTRs) are susceptible to various cutaneous side effects as a consequence of long-term immunosuppressive therapy. Skin cancers and infections are well-studied complications that can cause death and/or allograft rejection. Other cutaneous drug reactions, such as inflammatory manifestations, have a high prevalence but are rarely studied. Read More

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February 2021

[Targeted therapy of pyogenic sterile arthritis, pyoderma gangrenosum, and acne syndrome (PAPA): a case report and literature review].

Zhonghua Er Ke Za Zhi 2020 Dec;58(12):977-981

Department of Paediatrics, Hong Kong University Shenzhen Hospital, Shenzhen 518000, China.

To analyze the clinical course and targeted therapy of pyogenic sterile arthritis, pyoderma gangrenosum, and acne (PAPA) syndrome. The clinical history of a 6-year-old boy with PAPA syndrome, who was admitted to Hong Kong University Shenzhen Hospital in September 2017, was reviewed. His genetic diagnosis was confirmed by whole exome sequencing. Read More

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December 2020

A Molecular Perspective on the Potential Benefits of Metformin for the Treatment of Inflammatory Skin Disorders.

Int J Mol Sci 2020 Nov 25;21(23). Epub 2020 Nov 25.

Lab of Pharmacology, College of Pharmacy, Dongduk Women's University, Seoul 02748, Korea.

Due to its anti-hyperglycemic effect, metformin is the first-line medication for the treatment of type 2 diabetes, particularly in people who are obese. However, metformin is a drug with a very wide range of pharmacological properties and reports of its therapeutic effect on diseases including inflammation and cancer are increasing. Numerous research groups have reported that metformin has beneficial effects on a variety of inflammatory skin disorders including psoriasis, acanthosis nigricans, acne, hidradenitis suppurativa, and allergic contact dermatitis. Read More

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November 2020

The Challenge of Nanovesicles for Selective Topical Delivery for Acne Treatment: Enhancing Absorption Whilst Avoiding Toxicity.

Int J Nanomedicine 2020 19;15:9197-9210. Epub 2020 Nov 19.

Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, University "Magna Græcia" of Catanzaro, Catanzaro 88100, Italy.

Acne is a common skin disease that affect over 80% of adolescents. It is characterized by inflammation of the hair bulb and the attached sebaceous gland. To date, many strategies have been used to treat acne as a function of the disease severity. Read More

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January 2021