Summary of Acne vulgaris
Flashcards on Acne vulgaris
(Bacteria) infection causes acne vulgaris due to lipase production and sebum breakdown.
Questions on Acne vulgaris
A 15-year-old girl comes to the office for a follow-up appointment about her treatment for acne vulgaris. She is currently using benzoyl peroxide, topical retinoids, and erythromycin, which do not seem to be successful. She is started on oral retinoids. Which of the following is a common side effect of the new treatment?