Endocrine disorders and hormonal therapy for adolescent acne

@article{Nguyen2017EndocrineDA,
  title={Endocrine disorders and hormonal therapy for adolescent acne},
  author={Henry L. Nguyen and Megha M. Tollefson},
  journal={Current Opinion in Pediatrics},
  year={2017},
  volume={29},
  pages={455–465}
}
Purpose of review Acne vulgaris is a global disease with increasing prevalence in adolescents. It has a profound impact on their quality of life, especially when endocrine disorders are also involved. Recent concerns regarding antibiotic stewardship, failures with antibiotic usage, and the development of antibiotic-resistant Propionibacterium acnes have led clinicians to consider other therapeutic options for acne treatment. The present review explores hormonal therapies for the treatment of… 

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