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.

About the authors

Ju. G. Gorbunov

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

Author for correspondence.

Russian Federation

PhD (Medicine), Associate Professor, Research Assistant, Department of Skin and Venereal Diseases

K. O. Chepushtanova

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


Russian Federation

MD, Attending Physician, Department of Skin and Venereal Diseases

S. Rubins

University of Latvia



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

A. V. Samcov

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


Russian Federation

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


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