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А clinical case of a rare form of pustular psoriasis, known as “acrodermatitis continua suppurativa Hallopeau” is described. The involvement of the distal phalanges of the fingers and toes in combination with localized psoriasis vulgaris is observed. Specific features of this case are the presence of two different forms of the disease and comorbidities, that limits treatment options. The article provides current data on the clinical features and management of acrodermamtitis continua suppurativa Hallopeau. An acceptable personalized treatment with systemic retinoids and topical substances containing betamethasone dipropionate and calcipotriol has been proposed.

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E. V. Sokolovskiy

First Pavlov State Medical University of St. Petersburg

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L. Tolstogo str., 6/8, Saint Petersburg, 197022, Russia Russian Federation

G. N. Mikheev

First Pavlov State Medical University of St. Petersburg

L. Tolstogo str., 6/8, Saint Petersburg, 197022, Russia Russian Federation

A. A.  Gordeeva

First Pavlov State Medical University of St. Petersburg

L. Tolstogo str., 6/8, Saint Petersburg, 197022, Russia Russian Federation


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