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Treatment of the ichthyosis of the Sj??gren-Larsson syndrome with etretinate (Tigason)

Jagell S, Lidén S.
DOI: 10.2340/00015555638991


The ichthyosis of seven patients with the Sj??gren-Larsson syndrome was treated with an aromatic retinoid, etretinate, during six months. Very good results were registered in six of the patients measured both as clinical improvement and as reduction in quantity of emollients needed. No unexpected side effects were noted.


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