Steroid acne

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Steroid acne
Classification and external resources
ICD-10 L70.8 (ILDS L70.816), Y42
ICD-9 E932

Steroid acne is an adverse reaction to corticosteroids, and presents as small, firm follicular papules on the forehead, cheeks, and chest. They appear as pinkish maculopapular rash without any comedones or cyst as seen in Acne Vulgaris [1]:137

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References[edit]

  1. ^ James, William; Berger, Timothy; Elston, Dirk (2005). Andrews' Diseases of the Skin: Clinical Dermatology. (10th ed.). Saunders. ISBN 0-7216-2921-0.