Role of zinc in acne: a study of 77 patients

@article{Thomas2018RoleOZ,
  title={Role of zinc in acne: a study of 77 patients},
  author={Jacob Thomas},
  journal={International Journal of Research in Dermatology},
  year={2018},
  volume={4},
  pages={301-305}
}
  • Jacob Thomas
  • Published 2018
  • Medicine
  • International Journal of Research in Dermatology
Background: Acne vulgaris is a chronic inflammatory disease of pilosebaceous unit occurring in adolescent age group. Though not life threatening it can cause physical and psychological scars which can produce social problems in house, school and office. It is a multifactorial disease. Many treatment options are available, but not optimal. Zinc was found to be effective in pustular acne in a patient with acrodermatitis enteropathica. Hence a study on the level serum zinc in acne patients and the… Expand
Utjecaj prehrane i dodataka prehrani na acne vulgaris

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