Tropical acne

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Tropical acne
Classification and external resources
Specialty dermatology
ICD-10 L70.3 (ILDS L70.300)

Tropical acne is unusually severe acne occurring in the tropics during seasons when the weather is hot and humid.[1][2]:500

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  1. ^ James, William; Berger, Timothy; Elston, Dirk (2005). Andrews' Diseases of the Skin: Clinical Dermatology. (10th ed.). Saunders. ISBN 0-7216-2921-0.
  2. ^ Rapini, Ronald P.; Bolognia, Jean L.; Jorizzo, Joseph L. (2007). Dermatology: 2-Volume Set. St. Louis: Mosby. ISBN 1-4160-2999-0.