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Etretinate

Known as: Ethyl-all-trans-9-(4-methoxy-2,3,6-trimethylphenyl)-3,7-dimethyl-2,4,6,8-nonatetraenoate, Ethyl Etrinoate, 2,4,6,8-Nonatetraenoic acid, 9-(4-methoxy-2,3,6-trimethylphenyl)-3,7-dimethyl-, ethyl ester, (all-E)- 
A synthetic oral retinoid that is a prodrug of acitretin. Etretinate activates retinoid receptors, causing an induction of cell differentiation… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Background  Human tissue kallikreins (KLKs) are a family of 15 trypsin‐like or chymotrypsin‐like secreted serine proteases (KLK1… Expand
Review
1997
Review
1997
Head and neck cancer is a major worldwide health problem; it has been estimated that approximately 900,000 people were diagnosed… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND High-dose cyclosporine therapy significantly alleviates psoriasis within 2 to 4 weeks but is associated with a high… Expand
Review
1988
Review
1988
  • S. Breathnach
  • Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology
  • 1988
  • Corpus ID: 33692083
Cutaneous lesions are present in up to 40% of patients with primary and myeloma-associated systemic amyloidosis and occur as a… Expand
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
175 patients with severe psoriasis of different types were treated with 10, 25, or 50 mg acitretin and compared with patients… Expand
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
A randomized double-blind study was designed with 65 patients in order to clarify two points: (1) does addition of a retinoid to… Expand
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Isotretinoin, a synthetic retinoid that has been prescribed for over 500,000 patients with cystic acne, has been associated with… Expand
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Despite animal vitamin A congener teratogenicity in animal studies since 1954, striking human findings only arose in 1983… Expand
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Two children are described who developed premature epiphyseal closure while receiving etretinate for treatment of congenital… Expand
Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
50 patients with actinic keratosis were studied over four months of treatment with either etretinate ('Tigason') or placebo. Each… Expand