Pyoderma Faciale — from Clinical Practice

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This article considers the clinical observation of the patient with rare and severe form of dermatosis — pyoderma faciale. The effectiveness of systemic corticosteroids with the gradual addition of the oral isotretinoin has been shown. Data on clinical features of this atypical form is provided.

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Ju. G. Gorbunov

Military Medical Academy of S. M. Kirov, Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation

Author for correspondence.
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PhD (Medicine), Associate Professor, Research Assistant, Department of Skin and Venereal Diseases

Russian Federation

K. O. Chepushtanova

Military Medical Academy of S. M. Kirov, Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation

Email: kseniyachepushtanova@mail.ru

MD, Attending Physician, Department of Skin and Venereal Diseases

Russian Federation

S. Rubins

University of Latvia

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D.Sci. (Medicine), Associate Professor, Department of Dermatovenereology, Faculty of Medicine

Latvia

A. V. Samcov

Military Medical Academy of S. M. Kirov, Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation

Email: fake@neicon.ru

D.Sci. (Medicine), Prof., Head of the Department of Skin and Venereal Diseases

Russian Federation

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