Etretinate therapy of solar-related kerato acanthoma.

  title={Etretinate therapy of solar-related kerato acanthoma.},
  author={Alan B Watson},
  journal={The Australasian journal of dermatology},
  volume={34 1},
  • Alan B Watson
  • Published 1993 in The Australasian journal of dermatology
Nineteen patients with a total of 22 keratoacanthomas were treated in this trial with 1 mgm/kg/day of etretinate for six weeks. The patients had predominantly solitary keratoacanthoma, all associated with severe solar damage. There was a provision for reduction of dose and also for extension of length of treatment time for lesions which had responded but… CONTINUE READING