Evaluation of hirsutism and hormonal parameters in acne vulgaris patients treated with isotretinoin


Aktar R., Güneş Bilgili S., Yavuz İ. H. , Özaydın Yavuz G., Aktar S., Ozturk M., ...More

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CLINICAL PRACTICE, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
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  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/ijcp.13791
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CLINICAL PRACTICE

Abstract

Background Although the effect of isotretinoin use on hormonal changes in acne pathogenesis is not fully known, there are limited studies on its effects on the development of hirsutism. In this study, it was aimed to evaluate the effect of isotretinoin use on hirsutism and hormonal parameters in patients with acne vulgaris.