Treatment of acne vulgaris in pregnant patients

@article{Pugashetti2013TreatmentOA,
  title={Treatment of acne vulgaris in pregnant patients},
  author={Rupa Pugashetti and Kanade Shinkai},
  journal={Dermatologic Therapy},
  year={2013},
  volume={26}
}
The management of acne vulgaris in the setting of pregnancy raises important clinical considerations regarding the efficacy and safety of acne treatments in this special patient population. Particular challenges include the absence of safety data, discrepancy in safety data between different safety rating systems, and lack of evidence‐based recommendations for the treatment of acne during pregnancy. Nonetheless, many therapeutic options exist, and the treatment of acne in pregnant women can be… 

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