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PHYSIOLOGICALLY IMPORTANT TRACE ELEMENTS OF PARALESIONAL PSORIATIC SKIN

@inproceedings{WernerLinde1998PHYSIOLOGICALLYIT,
  title={PHYSIOLOGICALLY IMPORTANT TRACE ELEMENTS OF PARALESIONAL PSORIATIC SKIN},
  author={Y. Werner-Linde and J. Pallon and B. Forslind},
  year={1998}
}
The elemental distributions over epidermal skin cross sections as revealed by proton probe analysis on cryosections from human skin provides new insight into the physiology of skin. The present investigation shows that in comparison with skin from non-afflicted individuals nonlesional skin from psoriatics reveals abnormality (higher than normal levels) in calcium (Ca), iron (Fe) and zinc (Zn). In addition, the abnormality is not only present in the quantity recorded but also in the particular… Expand

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