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Evidence-based recommendations for the management of acne fulminans and its variants.

DOI: j.jaad.2016.11.028  PMID: 28619551  

Acne fulminans (AF) is a severe variant of inflammatory acne. It typically manifests as an explosive worsening and ulceration of skin lesions, and can be associated with systemic symptoms. However, there is a paucity of evidence-based information and no clear guidelines concerning the classification and treatment of AF.

Greywal T,  Zaenglein AL,  Baldwin HE,  Bhatia N,  Chernoff KA,  Del Rosso JQ,  Eichenfield LF,  Levin MH,  Leyden JJ,  Thiboutot DM,  Webster GF,  Friedlander SF

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