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Acne Vulgaris

Known as: Acne, Acne Vulgaris [Disease/Finding], Acne, vulgaris 
A chronic disorder of the pilosebaceous apparatus associated with an increase in sebum secretion. It is characterized by open comedones (blackheads… 
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Review
2013
Review
2013
PURPOSE The LUX-Lung 3 study investigated the efficacy of chemotherapy compared with afatinib, a selective, orally bioavailable… 
Review
2013
Review
2013
Despite acne being an almost universal condition in younger people, relatively little is known about its epidemiology. We sought… 
Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Previous, uncontrolled studies have suggested that first-line treatment with gefitinib would be efficacious in… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
PURPOSE To evaluate the antitumor activity and toxicity of single-agent cetuximab in patients with chemotherapy-refractory… 
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
CONTEXT More persons in the United States die from non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) than from breast, colorectal, and prostate… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND In westernized societies, acne vulgaris is a nearly universal skin disease afflicting 79% to 95% of the adolescent… 
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Topical aminolevulinic acid is converted into a potent photosensitizer, protoporphyrin, in human hair follicles and sebaceous… 
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Estimates of the prevalence of the polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) in the general population have ranged from 2-20%. The vast… 
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
A simple practical questionnaire technique for routine clinical use, the Dermatology Life Quality Index (DLQI) is described. One… 
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Acne vulgaris is a common pathology for which the most effective therapeutic approach is based on physiopathology, lesion type…