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Erythrokeratoderma Variabilis Responding to Low-Dose Isotretinoin

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  • NIDHI SINGH M.B.B.S.,

    1. Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER), Department of Dermatology and Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Pondicherry, India
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  • DEVINDER MOHAN THAPPA M.D., D.H.A, M.N.A.M.S.

    1. Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER), Department of Dermatology and Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Pondicherry, India
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Address correspondence to Dr. Devinder Mohan Thappa, M.D., D.H.A., M.N.A.M.S., F.I.M.S.A., Department of Dermatology and STD, JIPMER, Pondicherry - 605006, India, or e-mail: dmthappa@gmail.com; dmthappa@satyam.net.in.

Abstract

Abstract:  A 2-year-old male child was diagnosed with erythrokeratoderma variabilis, and showed an excellent response to low-dose isotretinoin, with remarkable improvement in all the affected areas within just 2 weeks of treatment.

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