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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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1999
1999
Chronic graft-versus-host disease (GVHD) is the most common late complication of allogeneic bone marrow transplantation (BMT… Expand
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND High-dose cyclosporine therapy significantly alleviates psoriasis within 2 to 4 weeks but is associated with a high… Expand
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1995
1995
BACKGROUND AND DESIGN Osteoporosis has been observed with chronic hypervitaminosis A but has not been established as a toxic… Expand
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1994
1994
Patients who are cured from head and neck carcinomas remain at high risk for developing a second primary in the head and neck… Expand
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1992
Review
1992
Retinoids are a class of compounds structurally related to vitamin A. In preclinical studies, all-trans retinoic acid (tretinoin… Expand
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1989
1989
Acitretin, the free acid of etretinate, is less lipophilic and has a much shorter terminal half-life than the parent compound… Expand
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1988
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
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1988
1988
175 patients with severe psoriasis of different types were treated with 10, 25, or 50 mg acitretin and compared with patients… Expand
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1986
1986
Isotretinoin, a synthetic retinoid that has been prescribed for over 500,000 patients with cystic acne, has been associated with… Expand
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1985
1985
40 voluntary heavy smokers (over 15 packets-years) were selected for and have completed a six months etretinate treatment on the… Expand
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