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Possible long-term teratogenic effect of isotretinoin in pregnancy.

@article{Malvasi2009PossibleLT,
  title={Possible long-term teratogenic effect of isotretinoin in pregnancy.},
  author={A. Malvasi and A. Tinelli and A. Buia and G. D. De Luca},
  journal={European review for medical and pharmacological sciences},
  year={2009},
  volume={13 5},
  pages={
          393-6
        }
}
  • A. Malvasi, A. Tinelli, +1 author G. D. De Luca
  • Published 2009
  • Medicine
  • European review for medical and pharmacological sciences
  • The isotretinoin, a 13-cis-retinoic acid, has revolutionized the management of severe treatment-resistant acne and it has been widely used for a range of dermatological conditions, in 90% of the time in young women between 13 and 45 years of age. [...] Key Method A 32 year-old healthy nullipara pregnant woman, with an uneventful past gynaecological history, was admitted in Hospital, with a severe depressive syndrome in a 18 weeks malformed pregnancy for thoraco-omphalopagus conjoined twins.Expand Abstract
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