Acne aestivalis.


This is the first American report, to our knowledge, of a case of acne aestivalis, which occurred in a woman with a recurrent acneform eruption in summertime. The histopathologic sequence was very similar to that found in cases of steroid acne; namely, local necrosis of the follicular epithelium was followed by the formation of a comedo. No cause was found… (More)


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@article{Mills1975AcneA, title={Acne aestivalis.}, author={Otto H Mills and A. M. Kligman}, journal={Archives of dermatology}, year={1975}, volume={111 7}, pages={891-2} }