Obesity related skin disorders

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Obesity is a serious global problem. In recent years, it has been an increase in patients with obesity. In a review of literature presents data on the effect of obesity on the skin. It is responsible for the development of a number of dermatological diseases, including acantosis nigricans, akrohordony, follicular hyperkeratosis, infectious diseases of the skin. Against the background of obesity worsens psoriasis. The connection between obesity and atopic dermatitis.

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I. A. Gorlanov

St. Petersburg State Pediatric Medical University

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Email: venerology@gmail.com
Russian Federation

D. V. Zaslavskiy

St. Petersburg State Pediatric Medical University

Email: venerology@gmail.com
Russian Federation

L. M. Leina

St. Petersburg State Pediatric Medical University

Email: venerology@gmail.com
Russian Federation

I. R. Milyavskaya

St. Petersburg State Pediatric Medical University

Email: venerology@gmail.com
Russian Federation


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