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… (More)
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Importance Disability secondary to skin conditions is substantial worldwide. The Global Burden of Disease Study 2013 includes… (More)
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Review
2012
Review
2012
Acne is a chronic inflammatory disease of the pilosebaceous unit resulting from androgen-induced increased sebum production… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Previous, uncontrolled studies have suggested that first-line treatment with gefitinib would be efficacious in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND Use of cetuximab, a monoclonal antibody targeting the epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR), has the potential to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND Two phase II trials in patients with previously-treated advanced non-small-cell lung cancer suggested that gefitinib… (More)
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Review
2007
Review
2007
DISCLAIMER Adherence to these guidelines will not ensure successful treatment in every situation. Furthermore, these guidelines… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Topical aminolevulinic acid is converted into a potent photosensitizer, protoporphyrin, in human hair follicles and sebaceous… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
In this study we have evaluated the use of blue light (peak at 415 nm) and a mixed blue and red light (peaks at 415 and 660 nm… (More)
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